Town of Collierville

The Town of Collierville is located in the southeast corner of Shelby County, approximately 30 miles east of Memphis. It is one of the fastest growing towns in the Memphis metro service area. The Town covers a total of 24.6 square miles and has a population of more than 47,000 residents. There are over 16,000 households within the Town of Collierville. The median family household income is $104,724, and more than 53% of those who are 25 years old and older have a bachelor’s degree. 

The Town of Collierville’s Board of Mayor and Aldermen serve as the Town government and oversee the administration of the Town. The Mayor is the executive head of the Town, and enforces its ordinances as well as the laws of the State of Tennessee.

The Board appoints the Town Administrator, the Town Clerk, the Finance Director and heads of Town departments to include: Development, Fire, General Services, Parks and Recreation, Police and Public Services.  The Town employs approximately 545 people within these departments, in positions that allow them to use their particular gifts, whether that is managing and developing employees who will excel; maintaining the beauty and functionality of the Town’s green spaces; curating the Town’s community art galleries; tracking and managing the Town’s financial resources or repairing the machines that make the Town hum.

Every town has a Main Street, and Collierville’s was named “America’s Best Main Street” in 2014 by Parade Magazine, a supplemental magazine that is included in over 700 U.S. newspapers each Sunday.  The street runs through Collierville’s Historic Town Square, which is the setting for popular annual events like The Fair on the Square, the Sunset on the Square Summer Concert Series and the lighting of the Square Christmas tree. The Morton Museum of Collierville History, located at the corner of Main and Poplar, preserves the past, while the rest of the Square is packed with shops and restaurants that offer the latest in what’s good to have and eat.

The new Collierville School District was formed in 2014 and serves over 8,000 students from various backgrounds. There are five elementary schools, two middle schools and a high school.  Town is currently building a new state-of-the-art high school which will accommodate 3,000 students, making it the largest public high school in Tennessee.  The University of Memphis opened a Collierville Center in 2015, providing a convenient option for Town residents pursuing further education.

Collierville is also home to many award winning parks and recreational facilities, and includes more than 20 regional, community and neighborhood parks. These parks contain 30 athletic fields, 10 tennis courts, 15 playgrounds and two spray parks. The Collierville Park System also has over 18 miles of beautiful greenbelt trails for families and people of all ages to enjoy.

9 job(s) at Town of Collierville

Town of Collierville 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN, United States
May 16, 2017
Full Time
This is semi-skilled and unskilled manual work as part of a parks and grounds crew performing routine maintenance and construction tasks for various public facility projects.
Town of Collierville 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN, United States
May 12, 2017
Part Time
This position involves the performance of bookkeeping and fiscal work for various financial and accounts management functions. Work also involves receiving, preparing and processing financial documents; performing accounts payable and/or receivables work; advanced customer service/accounts management tasks; reconciling accounting transactions; maintaining and balancing accounting ledgers; creating and maintaining accounting databases and automated files; and preparing records, reports and summaries regarding assigned fiscal operations.
Town of Collierville 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN, United States
May 12, 2017
Full Time
The purpose of this classification is to perform skilled manual multi-trades work in the repair, maintenance, replacement and general upkeep of Town buildings.
Town of Collierville 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN, United States
May 09, 2017
Part Time
PRIMARY FUNCTION: The purpose of this classification is to provide a variety of reference and research services to patrons in the day to day operations of the department.
Town of Collierville 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN, United States
May 03, 2017
Full Time
This is highly responsible managerial work in the operation, maintenance, and development of the Town’s water treatment plant facilities and in the maintenance, repair, installation, operation and minor construction of the municipal water production system and related facilities.
Town of Collierville 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN 38107
Apr 26, 2017
Full Time
This is semi-skilled and unskilled manual work as part of a public works/utilities crew performing routine maintenance and construction tasks for various public works/utilities projects.
Town of Collierville 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN, United States
Apr 21, 2017
Full Time
This position performs a variety of routine and specialized public safety work in the care and custody of prisoners to maintain an order and discipline among the prisoners.
Town of Collierville Collierville, TN 38017, United States
Mar 06, 2017
Full Time
Requires a Master's degree from an American Library Association accredited college with major course work in Library Science; supplemented by three (3) years previous experience and/or training in youth library services, literature and reference resource, at least one (1) of which must have been in a supervisory capacity; or any equivalent combination of education, training and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills and abilities for this job.  Must posses and maintain a valid driver's license.  
Town of Collierville Collierville, TN 38017, United States
Mar 06, 2017
Full Time
Requires high school diploma or GED; supplemented by six (6) months of experience and/or training involving construction or maintenance work in area of assignment; or any equivalent combination of education, training and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills and abilities for this job. Must possess and maintain a valid Commercial Driver's License, Class A or B.