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.

 

33 job(s) at Town of Collierville

Town of Collierville 501 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN, USA
Nov 16, 2021
Full 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. As a Reference Associate for Youth Services, you can expect to assist customers who visit the Collierville Burch Library with a variety of reference and research services, assist and instruct patrons in the use and operations of computers, library equipment, databases, and other materials, schedule and prepare youth programs and events, and perform other office administration and customer service responsibilities.  This position requires some nights and weekend hours.
Town of Collierville 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN, USA
Nov 15, 2021
Full Time
PRIMARY FUNCTION: The purpose of this classification is to provide customer service within an assigned department, to include assisting customers, receiving payments, maintaining account records, and processing related documentation.
Town of Collierville 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN, USA
Nov 12, 2021
Full Time
PRIMARY FUNCTION: This position requires the performance of clerical work involving preparation of cases for court, to include compiling and processing documentation, recording case dispositions, and providing assistance to the public. Working as a Deputy Court Clerk, you can expect to attend court up to two days each week.  This role requires handling a heavy volume of telephone calls, customers, case files, legal documents and related sensitive information, strong organizational and record management skills, and a working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel. 
Town of Collierville 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN, USA
Nov 11, 2021
Full Time
PRIMARY FUNCTION:   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 Working as a Dispatcher, no two days will ever be the same. In this role, you can expect to: maintain watch on several radio communication channels; answer and respond to Emergency 9-1-1 calls and other calls from citizens; extract information such as location and any relevant data to determine the nature of the complaint or emergency, occasionally under stress; determine police and fire emergency response; monitor and log all transmissions of central communications and mobile units; monitor radio traffic for conformance with Federal Communications Commission requirements, Fire/Paramedic, and Police procedures and orders; and exercise sound judgment in making decisions during emergency situations.
Town of Collierville 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN, USA
Nov 10, 2021
Full Time
PRIMARY FUNCTION: The purpose of this classification is to perform semi-skilled and unskilled manual work as part of crew in performing routine maintenance and construction tasks in general support of various departmental or Town projects. Working as a Maintenance Worker, you can expect to join a crew of six in a variety of manual skilled work maintaining a wastewater collection system.  This includes but is not limited to the maintenance and repair of sewer mains, laterals, manholes, and force mains, locating and marking of underground water/wastewater utilities, traffic control, flagging operations, working in and around confined spaces and trench excavations, and operating a variety of hand tools and power tools.  This position may also require responding to emergencies during work hours and after hour callouts.
Town of Collierville 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN, USA
Nov 08, 2021
Full Time
PRIMARY FUNCTION:   The purpose of this classification is to perform specialized administrative work, coordinate administrative activities, and process information/documentation relating to an assigned department/division.
Town of Collierville 156 North Rowlett Street, Collierville, TN, USA
Oct 31, 2021
Full Time
PRIMARY FUNCTION:   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 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN, USA
Oct 31, 2021
Full Time
This position requires a positive, hardworking, motivated self-starter, who loves plants and the outdoors to join the Town’s Grounds and Park Maintenance division of the General Services department. As a professional horticulturist, you will provide technical expertise, care, and design ideas for high-end, very detailed, and horticulturally intense public properties in a variety of styles, themes, and palettes. Training, personnel, and professional growth, and group cohesion are very important and finding the candidate who fits well into the creative, team-based culture is of the highest priority.
Town of Collierville 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN, USA
Oct 31, 2021
Full Time
PRIMARY FUNCTION: This position is for athletic field maintenance. Workers will operate mowers, weed eaters, blowers and various hand tools. Workers will perform jobs necessary to keep our athletic fields in beautiful and safe playing condition.  Work includes baseball/soccer field preparation, mowing, dragging, edging, watering, field layout and striping. Also includes occasional construction, installation and maintenance of various athletic field structures. 
Town of Collierville 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN, USA
Oct 31, 2021
Full Time
PRIMARY FUNCTION: The purpose of this classification is to perform semi-skilled to skilled work as part of a crew performing maintenance and construction tasks in support of various departmental or Town projects. Working as a Maintenance Worker, Senior, you can expect to work on a six person crew performing a variety of duties related to the maintenance and repair of streets and drain systems. This may include the maintenance and repair of roads, manholes, operating trucks and trailers to haul heavy equipment to/from job sites, traffic control, flagging operations, and other skilled works. This position may also require responding to emergencies during work hours and after-hours callouts.
Town of Collierville 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN, USA
Oct 31, 2021
Part Time
***This is a part-time position requiring variable hours of work per week. May be required to work holidays, evenings, and weekends.   PRIMARY FUNCTION: The purpose of this position is to perform skilled work involving the care of animals housed in the Animal Shelter and to provide assistance to the Animal Shelter Supervisor on daily shelter operations.
Town of Collierville 156 North Rowlett Street, Collierville, TN, USA
Oct 31, 2021
Full Time
PRIMARY FUNCTION:   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, USA
Oct 31, 2021
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 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN, USA
Oct 31, 2021
Full Time
PRIMARY FUNCTION: The purpose of this classification is to perform semi-skilled and unskilled manual work as part of crew in performing routine maintenance and construction tasks in general support of various departmental or Town projects.
Town of Collierville 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN, USA
Oct 31, 2021
Full Time
PRIMARY FUNCTION: The purpose of this classification is to perform semi-skilled to skilled work as part of a crew performing maintenance and construction tasks in support of various departmental or Town projects. Working as a Maintenance Worker, Senior, you can expect to work on a six person crew performing a variety of duties related to the maintenance and repair of wastewater lines and wastewater collection infrastructure.  This may include the maintenance and repair of sewer mains, laterals, manholes, lift stations and force mains, operating trucks and trailers to haul heavy equipment to/from job sites, traffic control, flagging operations, and other skilled works.  This position may also require responding to emergencies during work hours and after-hours callouts.
Town of Collierville 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN, USA
Oct 31, 2021
Seasonal
PRIMARY FUNCTION: The purpose of this classification is to perform semi-skilled and unskilled manual work as part of crew in performing routine maintenance and construction tasks in support of the General Service Parks Maintenance Department
Town of Collierville 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN, USA
Oct 31, 2021
Full Time
PRIMARY FUNCTION: The purpose of this classification is to perform unskilled work in a wide range of light repair and routine service tasks to assist in the maintenance and repair of Town vehicles and equipment.
Town of Collierville 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN, USA
Oct 31, 2021
Full Time
PRIMARY FUNCTION: The purpose of this classification is to 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. Classification is reserved for those positions where operation of included equipment is the primary function of the job. Working as a Heavy Equipment Operator, you can expect to operate a variety of heavy equipment as part of a six person crew in the repair and maintenance of water lines and other related water distribution infrastructure. Equipment used in this position includes backhoes, excavators, mini-excavators, skid steers, wheel loaders, flush trucks, vacuum trucks, dump truck, and more! This position may also require responding to emergencies during work hours and after hour callouts.
Town of Collierville 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN, USA
Oct 31, 2021
Full Time
PRIMARY FUNCTION: The purpose of this classification is to lead a crew of workers engaged in operating equipment and performing maintenance work associated with various projects within an assigned department/division of the Town. Working as a Crew Leader, you can expect to supervise a crew of six in the daily activities related to water distribution.  This includes but is not limited to the maintenance and repair of water mains and taps, fire hydrants, water valves and meters, locating and marking underground water/wastewater utilities, traffic control, employee training, completion of various forms, time sheets, and/or reports, frequent communication with subordinates, peers, supervisors, and the public, and inventory maintenance of required equipment, tools, and supplies.
Town of Collierville 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN, USA
Oct 31, 2021
Part Time
PRIMARY FUNCTION:   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.