Full Time Job

Meteorologist & Storm Chaser


Amarillo, TX 09-01-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description
About KFDA:

KFDA is located in Amarillo, the heart of West Texas. We have built dominant station in our market through hard work, dedication to journalism and being diligent who who we pick to come work with with us, we are looking for those who want to make a difference.

Job Summary/Description:

KFDA in Amarillo, Texas is looking for a Meteorologist to join our team. The ideal candidate will have experience in a working news station and must be able to produce a dynamic, compelling forecast. This candidate will also be a critical part of our large storm chasing team.

Essential responsibilities include, but are not limited, to:
* Produce and present clear, accurate and engaging forecasts for the Amarillo market.
* Handle multiple weather forecasting platform including broadcast and digital.
Contribute content for digital platforms including OTT, station web site, Apps and social media.

* Knowledge of WSI weather systems helpful
* Some on-air experience, either professionally or in college.
* Certification and a meteorology or atmospheric sciences degree are preferred.
* Excellent communication skills both written and verbal.
* Ability to work long hours/overtime, weekend or evenings as needed for coverage.

Interested applicants can, go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on ''apply now'', we encourage you to upload your resume and cover letter

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gq5yw1-3-236-55-22-42 in your application.

Company Profile

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.