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.

14 job(s) at Town of Collierville

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.
Town of Collierville 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN, United States
Sep 14, 2017
Part Time
The purpose of this classification is to perform a variety of clerical and specialized duties and activities in support of recreational programs and activities.
Town of Collierville 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN, United States
Jun 29, 2017
Full Time
This position involves the performance of responsible, general duty police work in protecting the life, persons, and property of the citizens of the Town of Collierville through even-handed enforcement of laws and ordinances.
Town of Collierville 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN, United States
Aug 30, 2017
Full Time
This position performs a variety of responsible and technical budgeting, accounting and other related support duties involving the Town’s budget including the planning, development, adoption and adjustment processes.
Town of Collierville 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN 38017
Aug 25, 2017
Full Time
This is semi-skilled and unskilled manual laboring 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
Aug 07, 2017
Full Time
This is semi-skilled to skilled maintenance and repair work on a variety of automotive, construction, fire, police, and public service’s vehicles and equipment. Work will be performed on both gasoline and diesel engines. Work also involves scheduling and performing preventative maintenance and repair on related equipment.
Town of Collierville 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN, United States
Jun 26, 2017
Full Time
Employee will operate track or rubber-tired construction equipment with specialized functions related to maintenance and construction activities where the operation of complex mechanisms requires the highest degree of skill, dexterity, and finesse, and where work is performed to exacting tolerances. Operation of included equipment is the primary function of the job.
Town of Collierville 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN, United States
Jul 07, 2017
Full Time
This is specialized technical, telecommunications work in receiving and transmitting radio, telephone, and computer messages concerning crimes, as well as police, fire and other emergencies, in the operation of a console in the Town’s emergency public safety dispatching center.
Town of Collierville 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN, United States
Sep 14, 2017
Full Time
The purpose of this classification is to perform bookkeeping and fiscal work for various financial and accounts management functions. Work 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
Sep 08, 2017
Full Time
This position is to perform entry level firefighting and basic level emergency medical assistance work in combating, extinguishing, and preventing fires, and in responding to medical emergencies that is designed to help the Town’s Fire Department respond effectively to fires, medical emergencies, natural disasters, and man-made emergency situations.
Town of Collierville 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN, United States
Sep 08, 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
Aug 29, 2017
Full Time
The position performs skilled trades work in the installation, operation, maintenance, and repair of Town water system facilities including wells, pump stations, water towers, the distribution system, water hydrants, and water meters.
Town of Collierville 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN, United States
Aug 07, 2017
Full Time
This is unskilled and semi-skilled manual labor work to support a variety of cleaning and custodial tasks in and around Town of Collierville facilities.
Town of Collierville 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN 38017
Aug 25, 2017
Part Time
This position provides customer service to the general public and assists with the Museum’s initiatives in education, learning and gallery interpretation, ensuring an excellent museum visitor experience in support of the museum’s mission and vision.