Morning Meteorologist

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere

Sioux City,IA

Sinclair Broadcast Group

DESCRIPTION

CBS14/FOX44 in Sioux City, Iowa has an opening for a Morning Meteorologist. The successful candidate must be a strong communicator on-air, on-line and in-person.


JOB EXPERIENCE


REQUIREMENTS

CBS14/FOX44 in Sioux City, Iowa has an opening for a Morning Meteorologist. The successful candidate must be a strong communicator on-air, on-line and in-person. He/she must be well versed on the latest weather technology, be an accurate forecaster, passionate about being involved in community service projects/groups, and of course love weather. The candidate must also have a proven track record of audience engagement on social media that drives viewers to our broadcast and social platforms.

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Forecasting, producing and presenting clear and concise weather casts, which tell a story and connect with viewers
  • Analyze weather data and prepare an accurate forecast
  • Issue warnings and alerts, produce unique graphics and maps
  • Cover severe and breaking weather situations across all platforms
  • Work with producers to determine relevant weather content in breaking and everyday situations
  • Post weather content to station website, social media accounts, and apps
  • Strong leadership and teamwork is a must as our weather team is involved in the newsroom and the community
  • May occasionally have to report in the field

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor's degree in Meteorology or closely related field
  • Fluent with new and emerging weather graphics and technology, such as WSI
  • Strong communication skills (written/oral)
  • Fluent with social media platforms and social management tools, including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, or able to learn
  • A valid driver’s license, with a clean driving record, is required
  • AMS or NWA certification or ability to earn either seal

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employee and Drug Free Workplace!


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Sinclair Broadcast Group

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