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.

8 job(s) at Town of Collierville

Town of Collierville
Mar 09, 2017
Full Time
The purpose of this classification is to perform skilled technical work in the procurement of a variety of materials, equipment, and supplies in accordance with prescribed purchasing regulations and procedures for the Town of Collierville and to coordinate documentation covering contractual obligations between the Town of Collierville and various vendors, contractors, and services providers.
Town of Collierville
Mar 09, 2017
Full Time
The purpose of this classification is to perform entry level to intermediate technical work in procurement of a variety of materials, equipment, and supplies in accordance with prescribed purchasing regulations and procedures for the Town of Collierville.
Town of Collierville
Mar 08, 2017
Full Time
The purpose of this classification is to provide reference services to patrons in the day to day operations of the department.  Develop and implement children's, teens, and family programs and activities, such as story times for babies, toddlers and preschools, and school age youth, family events.
Town of Collierville
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
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 Collierville, Tennessee 38017, United States
Feb 13, 2017
Part Time
This is a responsible traffic position assisting school age children to safely cross intersections, major streets, and assisting in the relief of traffic congestion at the schools in the Collierville system during hours when children are going to or coming from school. Full job descriptions are available upon request.  Please call (901) 457-2296. Job Requirements: Requires a high school diploma or equivalent; one (1) month related experience and/or training; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Requires a valid driver's license. SPECIAL REQUISITES: Must attend special departmental training programs in traffic control. Working of shifts is required. Applicants must be 18 years of age or older. Must have the ability to pass a work related background check.
Town of Collierville Collierville, Tennessee 38017, United States
Feb 10, 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. Full job descriptions are available upon request.  Please call (901) 457-2296. Job Requirements: Requires a high school diploma or GED; previous experience and/or training in maintenance and construction work in area of assignment is preferred; 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 driver's license.
Town of Collierville Collierville, Tennessee 38017, United States
Feb 03, 2017
Full Time
Driving and maneuvering the vehicle constitute the majority of the work required to complete tasks for various maintenance, upkeep and/or construction projects. Equipment in this classification does not involve the operation of additional mechanisms other than those that are moderately simple and routine. This classification is reserved for those positions in which operation of included equipment is the primary function of the job. Job Requirements: Requires high school diploma or GED, supplemented by vocational/technical training in vehicle operation, equipment operation and work in area of assignment; supplemented by one year of previous experience and/or training involving vehicle operation, job related equipment operation, and 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 a valid Commercial Driver’s License, Class A or B.