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.

 

22 job(s) at Town of Collierville

Town of Collierville 156 North Rowlett Street, Collierville, TN, USA
Nov 18, 2020
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
Nov 10, 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 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN, USA
Nov 09, 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 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN, USA
Nov 05, 2020
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 Keough Road, Collierville, TN, USA
Nov 01, 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 1251 Peterson Lake Road, Collierville, TN, USA
Nov 01, 2020
Full Time
PRIMARY FUNCTION: The purpose of this classification is to perform entry level firefighting and advanced level pre-hospital 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 501 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN, USA
Nov 01, 2020
Part Time
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 1521 Peterson Lake Road, Collierville, TN, USA
Nov 01, 2020
Full Time
The purpose of this classification 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, USA
Nov 01, 2020
Full Time
PRIMARY FUNCTION : This position is to perform inspections and re-inspections of buildings in the course of construction, alteration, and/or repair to determine whether plans, workmanship and materials conform to the existing fire and life safety codes and Town ordinances. Ideal candidates will have previous experience with international building codes and inspection of commercial construction properties. This position conducts inspections and re-inspections of commercial, industrial, multi-family residences, public and institutional buildings checking for compliance with the Town, State and Federal fire codes, ordinances, and statutes as to fire hazards and fire protection equipment; secures correction of violations noted; determines the operational readiness of existing automatic sprinkler, fire alarm, kitchen hood systems, and fire extinguishers during field observations so that systems or equipment are in an operational state.
Town of Collierville 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN, USA
Nov 01, 2020
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.  
Town of Collierville 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN, USA
Nov 01, 2020
Full Time
PRIMARY PURPOSE: The purpose of this classification is to perform semi-skilled manual multi-trades work in the repair, maintenance, replacement and general upkeep of Town buildings and related facilities.
Town of Collierville 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN, USA
Nov 01, 2020
Full Time
PRIMARY FUNCTION: This position requires the performance of complex and professional engineering work involving land development projects, Capital Improvement Projects, water, sewer, street, drainage, and public works projects and programs and ensures technical competence and compliance with all current codes and criteria. The incumbent in this position is a direct report to the Town Engineer and works under his general guidance and direction. The incumbent may also perform the duties of the Division Director in the absence of the Town Engineer.
Town of Collierville 1251 Peterson Lake Road, Collierville, TN, USA
Nov 01, 2020
Full Time
PRIMARY FUNCTION: The purpose of this classification is to perform probationary, entry level firefighting and trainee 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 1251 Peterson Lake Road, Collierville, TN, USA
Nov 01, 2020
Full Time
PRIMARY FUNCTION: The purpose of this classification is to perform probationary, entry level firefighting and trainee level pre-hospital 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 440 West Powell Road, Collierville, TN, USA
Nov 01, 2020
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
Nov 01, 2020
Full Time
PRIMARY FUNCTION: This position requires the performance of highly professional, technical work involving the examination of construction documents for compliance with statutes, codes, and ordinances.  
Town of Collierville 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN, USA
Nov 01, 2020
Full Time
PRIMARY FUNCTION: This position performs responsible enforcement of Town codes and ordinances and investigative work in the inspection of all Town commercial, industrial, and residential structures and properties.
Town of Collierville 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN, USA
Nov 01, 2020
Full Time
PRIMARY FUNCTION: 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 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN, USA
Oct 27, 2020
Full Time
PRIMARY FUNCTION: The purpose of this classification is to perform highly responsible, skilled trades work in the operation and maintenance of the Town’s Wastewater Treatment Plant in accordance with EPA standards.
Town of Collierville 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN, USA
Oct 20, 2020
Full Time
PRIMARY FUNCTION:  The purpose of this classification is to perform professional engineering work involving the design, review, and oversight of various community development projects and programs to ensure compliance with all applicable laws and standards. Employees in this classification work under the authority of the Professional License of the Town Engineer, and are working towards completing the requirements for the license.