Meteorologist – 007436
Preparation and delivery of television and digital weather casts for WHAS11.
JOB DESCRIPTIONMAJOR JOB DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:
Analyzes weather data and presents a forecast for WHAS11 weather segments
Makes weather forecasts - draws charts to be transferred into computer graphics form
Gathers weather data, evaluates, and interprets it from weather sources
Provides weather content to WHAS11.com and other digital platforms including forecasts, and blogs
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and value the benefits of diversity in our workplace.
Bachelor's Degree in Meteorology or related field; or experience as a Weather Anchor with Meteorological Society Seal of Approval
Knowledge of meteorology and ability to produce forecasts independent of the National Weather Service
Minimum 1-3 years experience in a mid to major television market
Must have experience in on-air broadcast delivery
Must have the ability to forecast weather from news wires, maps and information available
Ability to operate and program latest computerized weather graphics systems
Ability to appear on-air with cogent, clear, concise, interesting weather segments
Must be flexible and willing to work long and irregular hours
Must have on-air weather casting communication abilities/personality
Must be well versed in meteorology
Ability to interact productively and positively with fellow employees
Should be computer literate
TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. With 49 television stations and two radio stations in 41 markets, TEGNA delivers relevant content and information to consumers across platforms. It is the largest owner of top 4 affiliates in the top 25 markets, reaching approximately one-third of all television households nationwide. Each month, TEGNA reaches 50 million adults on-air and approximately 30 million across its digital platforms. TEGNA has been consistently honored with the industry’s top awards, including Edward R. Murrow, George Polk, Alfred I. DuPont and Emmy Awards. TEGNA also delivers innovative and unparalleled solutions for advertisers through TEGNA Marketing Solutions (TMS). TMS is a one-stop shop that helps businesses thrive through an unmatched suite of services and solutions that reach consumers across television, email, social and over-the-top (OTT) platforms, including Premion, TEGNA’s OTT advertising service. Across platforms, TEGNA tells empowering stories, conducts impactful investigations and delivers innovative marketing solutions. For more information, visit www.TEGNA.com.
TEGNA Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We encourage and consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, enrollment in college or vocational school, political affiliation, veteran status or genetic information.
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