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 Collierville, TN, USA
May 14, 2020
Full Time
PRIMARY FUNCTION:   The purpose of this classification is to perform semi-skilled to skilled work as part of a public works/utilities crew performing maintenance and construction tasks on public works/utilities projects.
Town of Collierville 501 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN, USA
Apr 14, 2020
Full Time
The purpose of this classification is to assist upper management in directing the Adult Services unit and in the supervision of workers engaged in the day to day operations of the Adult Services department.
Town of Collierville 500 Keough Road, Collierville, TN, USA
Apr 13, 2020
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, USA
Mar 17, 2020
Full Time
PRIMARY FUNCTION: To perform highly responsible managerial work in the operation, maintenance, and development of the Town’s wastewater treatment plant facilities.   SPECIAL REQUISITES:    Must be in compliance with TDEC Rule 0400-49-01 and remain in compliance throughout employment.
Town of Collierville 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN, USA
Mar 17, 2020
Full Time
Why join the Town of Collierville Police Department? The Collierville Police Department has been proud of its many accomplishments in the prevention and reduction of crime, as well as its accomplishments to the community. The department is regularly evaluated by national accreditation organizations. Compliance with accreditation standards affirms that the Collierville Police Department is recognized as representing the very best in current law enforcement practices. Mission & Vision It is the mission of the Collierville Police Department to enhance the quality of life of our citizens by providing a foundation for community partnerships, enforcing the law fairly and impartially with integrity and professionalism to ensure peace without oppression, while maintaining compassion for the diversity of needs of our residents and visitors. It is the vision of the Collierville Police Department to maintain the confidence and trust of the community, to preserve and strengthen community bonds, and to continue exceptional professional service with integrity, honesty and compassion. What can you expect when hired? Newly employed Police Officers are sent to a Basic Police School for 12 weeks. Upon completion of the Basic Police School, new officers are assigned to a three or four month comprehensive field training program. This work/training environment develops job confidence and expertise under the direction of qualified Training Officers.
Town of Collierville 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN, USA
Mar 17, 2020
Full Time
This is semi-skilled and unskilled manual labor 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, USA
Mar 17, 2020
Full Time
PRIMARY FUNCTION: This position includes driving and operating trucks, tractors and other equipment. Driving and maneuvering the vehicle constitutes 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.
Town of Collierville Morton Museum of Collierville History, North Main Street, Collierville, TN, USA
Mar 10, 2020
Full Time
This is responsible specialized administrative work managing services affiliated with the museum operation. This position works under the direct supervision of the Museum Director. SPECIAL REQUISITES: First-aid and C.P.R. certification required within six (6) months of employment. Normal scheduled hours are Tuesday through Saturday from 8-5, but hours are flexible depending on events scheduled each week. LICENSES: Must possess and maintain a valid motor vehicle operator’s license.
Town of Collierville 501 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN, USA
Mar 02, 2020
Full Time
The purpose of this classification is to provide a variety of reference, research, and adult programming services to patrons in the day to day operations of the department.