Full Time Job



Shreveport, LA 02-02-2024
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description

About KSLA:

KSLA News 12 is the aggressive, National Edward R. Murrow award-winning CBS affiliate serving the region known as the ArkLaTex. The station is the market's leader in timely and accurate reporting of breaking news, investigative journalism, award-winning storytelling, and First Alert Weather. KSLA News 12 serves its community on all on-air, digital, and mobile platforms embracing the innovation of the industry. In the center of the ArkLaTex is the Shreveport/Bossier City metroplex where the best of Louisiana, Texas, and Arkansas culture is combined to create a vibrant and comfortable lifestyle.

Job Summary/Description:

KSLA News 12 is searching for an enthusiastic, dynamic, and engaging meteorologist to join Shreveport's market-leading First Alert Weather team. This position is for our morning newscasts. The Meteorologist will work closely with the Chief Meteorologist, news managers, and producers to provide comprehensive daily weather forecasts and severe weather coverage on all of our platforms.

Duties/Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
• Analyze weather data and prepare accurate, informative forecasts focused on the First Alert and Next Weather Maker
• Use WSI graphic systems to create content supporting the forecast and prepare in a variety of presentations
• Cover severe and breaking weather situations across all platforms
• Develop and post unique weather content to station website, social media accounts, and apps
• Flexibility in scheduling to cover severe weather or fill-in for other weather team members

- Bachelor's degree in Meteorology or related field required
- At least 2 years of television experience preferred
- Ability to work effectively within a team environment and interact with all personnel within the organization

If you feel you're qualified and want to work with a great group of people go to, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on ''apply now'', upload your resume, cover letter and references

(Current employees who are interested in this position can apply through the Gray-TV UltiPro self-service portal)

KSLA-TV/Gray Television, Inc. is a drug-free company

Gray Television encourages all new employees to be fully vaccinated against the coronavirus virus prior to or by the first workday.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rv86kj-34-204-169-230-42 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.