Full Time Job

Morning Meteorologist

KXII

Sherman, TX 10-07-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
About KXII:

Would you like to advance your career at an award-winning television station that leads the market in both news and programming? What we do at KXII matters, perhaps more than it ever has before. With an endless choice of sources, more people turn to KXII 12 Media for local news, weather coverage and entertainment programming. We take pride in being the source most Texomans choose, whether watching television, reading online, following through social media, or consuming our content in any combination of these ways. Our employees contribute to that success on a daily basis. A dedicated group of experienced veterans and young professionals work hard morning, noon and night to serve our community by giving our customers the best quality content possible. We are where our community turns when severe weather threatens and when huge stories break. Regardless of their position, our employees take pride in that every day.

Job Summary/Description:

KXII News 12 in Sherman, Texas, is searching for a morning meteorologist to bring Texoma viewers the market's most accurate and engaging forecast every weekday morning and midday. This is morning TV, where a little personality goes a long way.

Responsibilities will include (but not be limited to) the following:

ˑServe as primary weather anchor for station's weekday morning and midday newscasts, as well as network morning news cut-ins
ˑUpdate station website and social media accounts throughout shift
ˑServe as an anchor for station's over-the-top (OTT) news/weather product ''News 12 NOW''
ˑDesign weather graphics with an emphasis on lifestyle forecasting
ˑAssist with station's severe weather coverage as needed
ˑRecord audio forecasts daily for station's local radio partners and Alexa app

Qualifications/Requirements:

At least two years broadcast experience preferred. Must hold Bachelor's degree or higher in meteorology or atmospheric sciences. Experience with WSI/IBM weather graphics preferred. ***Must include link to demo reel in application for consideration.***

If you feel you're qualified and want to work with a great group of people go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopening, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on ''apply now''

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-r0m248-3-237-16-210-42 in your application.

Company Profile
KXII

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.