Meteorologist-13325

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere

KARE

TEGNA, Inc.

DESCRIPTION

KARE 11, the TEGNA owned NBC affiliate in Minneapolis, MN is looking for an expert to cover weather in the ‘bold north’ on our weekend newscasts. Minnesota is a year-round weather state with frequent winter storms, extreme cold, severe weather in the spring and summer, and floods that can happen any time. This is a key on-air position to present weather on our television, social and digital platforms.

Responsibilities:

  • The key responsibility is the ability to predict the future, in terms of what's going to happen with weather today, tonight, tomorrow, and next week.
  • KARE 11 Meteorologists prepare and present multiple weather reports in a day, using all the resources available to us including graphics, video, live cameras, and user generated content.
  • Meteorologists also interact with other members of the on-air staff to produce a superior viewing experience.
  • The KARE 11 Weather department is very collaborative.  An open approach to team forecasting, content creation, and communication across dayparts is a must.
  • Responsibilities also include presenting weather on multiple platforms including KARE11.com, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram as well as live video on our OTT channel when conditions warrant.
  • Produce content under the ‘WeatherMinds’ umbrella and attend WeatherMinds events, including school visits.

JOB EXPERIENCE


REQUIREMENTS

Requirements:

  • Three to five years of experience as an On-Air Broadcast Meteorologist is required.
  • Degree in Meteorology as well as a certification from the National Weather Service or the American Meteorological Society is preferred.
  • The ability to produce and deliver smooth on-air weather reports several times each day is required.
  • Travel: Rarely: less than 10%
  • Work Environment Set: Office: normally performed in a typical interior/office environment.  We do have an outdoor weather set that we use 365 days a year, pending severe weather.
  • Physical Demands Set: Sedentary work: Involves sitting most of the time; walking, lifting, bending, standing, etc.

 

About TEGNA

TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. Across platforms, TEGNA tells empowering stories, conducts impactful investigations and delivers innovative marketing solutions. With 64 television stations in 51 U.S. markets, TEGNA is the largest owner of top 4 network affiliates in the top 25 markets among independent station groups, reaching approximately 39 percent of all television households nationwide. TEGNA also owns leading multicast networks True Crime Network and Quest. TEGNA Marketing Solutions (TMS) offers innovative solutions to help businesses reach consumers across television, digital and over-the-top (OTT) platforms, including Premion, TEGNA’s OTT advertising service. For more information, visit http://www.TEGNA.com.

TEGNA requires all employees to be fully vaccinated (as defined by the CDC) against the coronavirus.

 

EEO statement:

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. TEGNA complies with all applicable laws related to accommodations.

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ADDITIONAL INFO

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


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