Contract Job

Meteorologist

KBJR

Duluth, MN 06-08-2022
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  • Paid
  • Contract
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
Meteorologist - KBJR

FREELANCE METEOROLOGIST (P/T) - KBJR

About KBJR:

Duluth is located on Lake Superior, the greatest of the Great Lakes. If you are an outdoor enthusiast, then you can consider Duluth paradise. If you prefer the offerings of the big city life, the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul are a short drive down I-35. Our building, office space and studios are state of the art. Located in Canal Park, considered one of Minnesota's top tourist destinations. We have views of Lake Superior and the Hillside of Downtown Duluth. We are walking distance to the Lakewalk, Aerial Lift Bridge and many fine restaurants, shops and clubs

Job Summary/Description:

KBJR Television in beautiful Duluth, MN has an opening for a part-time freelance meteorologist position. With the Northland being such an exciting region to forecast, this position will keep you busy and on your toes. You'll serve viewers across northeastern Minnesota, northwestern Wisconsin and Michigan's Upper Peninsula. You'll have all the tools you need to deliver everything Mother Nature throws at us.

Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
- Analyze data and models and effectively communicate that information to viewers across multiple platforms.
- Accurately forecast and track weather.
- Create social media content.
- Available to work both in studio and in the field
- Perform other reasonable duties as assigned by supervisor.

Qualifications/Requirements:
- Bachelor's degree in Meteorology or equivalent is required
- Knowledge of WSI Max, Avid iNews and Media Composer are preferred.
- Minimum of two years of experience as a Broadcast Meteorologist
- Flexible scheduling especially in the event of severe weather.
- Must have exceptional time management skills.
- Ability to work independently and in a team environment.
- Valid Driver's License and clean driving record.

Qualified, interested applicants may go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopening, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on ''apply now'', upload your resume, cover letter and references

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gwbz2k-44-201-94-72-42 in your application.

Company Profile
KBJR

Gray Television supports local community interests by providing quality television broadcasting and exceptional service in each market we serve. Gray owns and/or operates television stations and leading digital properties in 93 television markets including the first or second highest rated television station in 85 markets. We are an unmatched broadcast pioneer that keeps getting bigger and better.