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KVUE , the award-winning TEGNA station in Austin, Texas, is looking to hire a Meteorologist to join our team of weather scientists!


We are looking for candidates with a passion for weather and who are astounding at telling the weather story on all digital platforms. This position will be a major digital roll and will require someone who is extremely comfortable and efficient with building graphics on WSI. The right candidate will have strong communication skills, an engaging personality, a team player, and a passion for winning severe weather. They will be an integral part of severe weather coverage and must be capable of sustaining long-form continuous coverage for severe weather events.


This position requires someone that embraces new technology and is willing to explore new ways to present a weather story, including understanding the importance of community involvement by speaking with schools and other community functions.


• Prepare and present accurate weather forecasts for a variety of time periods and dayparts

• Interact live with fans and the audience on multiple platforms, especially during severe or inconvenient weather

• Track and warn viewers of severe weather during continuous coverage

• Produce weather new and engaging graphics

• Use creative production techniques such as graphics and new forms of media (viewer pictures, webcam interviews, etc.) to enhance stories

• Operate the storm tracker vehicle to and from various locations

• Write for the web and various social media platforms, including attaching images and streaming video

• Ability to work various shifts including early mornings and evenings

• Perform other tasks as required by the chief and other news managers




• High school diploma required

• Bachelor of Science degree in Meteorology preferred

• AMS seal preferred

• Minimum of 2 years on-air experience is required

• Exceptional online and social media skills

• Must actively participate in social media, including Facebook, Twitter and Instagram

Work Environment: Office

Physical Demands: Light work

Travel: Rarely: less than 10%

Work Environment Set: Office: normally performed in a typical interior/office environment

Physical Demands Set: Light work: Involves sitting most of the time, walking, lifting, bending, standing, etc.


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and value the benefits of diversity in our workplace.