Full Time Job

Meteorologist

KOMO

Seattle, WA 11-12-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
KOMO-TV Seattle (ABC) is looking for a Weekend Meteorologist/Reporter to present the weather forecast for the weekend news and report 3 days a week.

The main day to day responsibilities of the role will include:
• 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

What skills do you need to be successful in our role?
• Ability to tell memorable and meaningful stories
• Experience with active and visual live shots
• In-depth knowledge of forecasting
• Sharp news judgment 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
• 2-4 years experience in weather presentation and reporting preferred

While applying online, please include a link to your online demo reel.

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

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gqmj51-52-205-167-104-42 in your application.