City of O'Fallon

O'Fallon, MO United States

The City of O’Fallon, MO is looking to hire a Planner within our Planning and Development Department.

  • Full salary range is $25.53-$36.03 per hour, with an anticipated starting pay of $25.53-$28.94 per hour

Health, vision, dental, employer-paid life insurance, long-term disability, a retirement pension, 11 holidays, 1 personal holiday, vacation time, paid sick time, a deferred compensation plan, employee assistance, tuition assistance, optional identity theft insurance, and a discounted fitness membership.

This position performs a variety of planning duties in support of department operations.


  • Researches, collects data and prepares reports for agenda items for the Planning and Zoning Commission and the Board of Adjustment, including conditional use permits, rezoning requests, area and final plans, preliminary plats and site plan approval requests.
  • Attends meetings of the Planning and Zoning Commission and the Board of Adjustment. Presents staff reports containing recommendations to the Planning and Zoning Commission and Board of Adjustment.
  • Visits sites, works with Planning Manager in conducting Open in the "O" inspections, gathers information and reviews plans to ensure accuracy of plans and compliance with city planning and zoning directives.
  • Assists citizens and developers in completing applications.
  • Assists individuals in completing applications for sign and temporary use permits. Reviews and processes all sign permits verifying compliance with City Code.
  • Receives and processes inquiries relative to city limits, zoning, permitted use, and code requirements.
  • Analyzes policies related to planning and development and makes recommendations for changes.
  • Reviews construction site plan and record plats to ensure compliance with plans approved by the Planning and Zoning Commission and City Council.
  • Assists Planning Specialist with recording secretary duties (i.e. minutes, agendas, correspondence) associated with the Board of Adjustment and Planning and Zoning Commission meetings.
  • Assists Planning Specialist with fulfilling requests for records.
  • Serves as primary back-up to the Planning Specialist for duties associated with creating agendas and agenda items for the Board of Adjustment and the Planning and Zoning Commission.
  • Performs related duties.



  • Knowledge of good planning practices.
  • Knowledge of the City Code and the City Comprehensive Plan.
  • Knowledge of computers and job related software programs.
  • Skill in the analysis of problems and the development and implementation of solutions.
  • Skill in the preparation of clear and precise administrative reports.
  • Skill in oral and written communication.


  • Knowledge and level of competency commonly associated with the completion of a baccalaureate degree in a course of study related to the occupational field.
  • Sufficient experience to understand the basic principles relevant to the major duties of the position, usually associated with the completion of an apprenticeship/ internship or having had a similar position for one to two years.
  • Possession of or ability to readily obtain a valid driver's license issued by the State of Missouri for the type of vehicle or equipment operated.

The City of O'Fallon is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify


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Experience Level
Mid I (1-4 years)
AICP Level
Salary Range
$25.53-$28.94 per hour

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