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Full Time Job

Meteorologist

KVAL

Eugene, OR 04-10-2024
 
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description
KVAL is looking for a Meteorologist to present the weather forecast for our newscasts. As our Meteorologist, you are responsible for the content of the weathercast on-air and on our digital platforms.

The main day to day responsibilities of the role will include.
• Forecasting, producing and presenting clear and concise weathercasts, 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
• 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, 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.
• At least one year experience in weather presentation.

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-gk0npk-44-221-70-232-42 in your application.