Planner I

Lake of the Ozarks Council of Local Governments

Camdenton, MO United States

Lake of the Ozarks Council of Local Governments is interested in hiring a full-time Planner I. Under the supervision of the Executive Director the Planner I, will provide support for our planning efforts in Camden, Laclede, Miller, and Morgan counties. This includes a variety of activities, data collection, research, and compilation of information for projects in regard to transportation, economic development, hazard/disaster, and resilience planning.

Additional projects, as requested by our member communities may also be a part of the work required.

Duties and responsibilities will include but not limited to:

  • Data collection and technical assistance
  • Oral communications and interpersonal skills to provide presentations specific to projects, and educational workshops
  • Assisting in writing planning documents, research projects, and other planning activities
  • Assisting in grant writing and grant administration
  • Analyzing and organizing data into written reports utilizing computerization techniques, composition and editing skills
  • Providing assistance in the updating and computerization of strategic and comprehensive plans
  • Researching and updating data and related information both for written reports and electronic media
  • Attend meetings, including public meetings in the evening
  • Community awareness will include preparing meeting agendas, press releases, newsletters and distribution of materials to increase public awareness of projects
  • Maintain files and records in regard to each project, program, and study
  • Ability to organize and prioritize multiple assignments in a complex, high-volume work environment, highly accountable as projects are funded by both state and federal funds
  • Primarily an office position with 10 percent field work or public engagement opportunities
  • Performance of any other tasks as assigned

Interested persons should email their resume and cover letter to Linda Conner, Executive Director at

Experience Level
Entry (0-1 year)
AICP Level
Comprehensive or Long-Range Planning
Salary Range

Contact Information

Linda Conner
P.O. Box 3553
Camdenton, MO
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