Meteorologist | BAVC

Meteorologist

Sinclair Broadcast Group

5111 E Mckinley Ave

Fresno, CA

Contract
Remote
Deadline: 
April 30

KMPH/KFRE is looking for a Meteorologist/Reporter to present the weather forecast and news. As our Meteorologist/Reporter you are responsible for the content of the weather cast on-air and on our digital platforms.
 

Responsibilities 

-Forecasting, Producing and Presenting clear and concise weather casts, which tell a story and connect with viewers
-Issue warnings and alerts, produce graphics and maps, and report live during weather events
-Utilize social media during severe weather, as well as write weather stories
-Make public appearances on behalf of the station
-Pitching story ideas, developing contacts and reporting 3 days a week
-Work with producers to determine relevant weather content in breaking and everyday situations

Qualifications 

 

-Ability to tell memorable and meaningful stories, we value visual and compelling storytelling
-Ability to demonstrate experience with active and visual live shots
-In Depth Knowledge of forecasting
-Sharp news judgement and exceptional writing skills
-Ability to multitask while meeting deadlines and prioritizing tasks
-Bachelor's degree in Meteorology, or related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work-related experience.
-2 years of experience in weather presentation and reporting preferred