Full Time Job

Meteorologist

Nexstar

Chicago, IL 03-23-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description
WGN-TV is searching for a meteorologist for our weekend morning newscasts, in addition to responsibilities during the week.

Responsibilities:
• Forecasts and prepares weather products across all platforms, including digital
• Anchors severe weather coverage and produces special content as required for severe weather
• Scheduled for our Saturday and Sunday morning broadcasts in addition to weekdays, often as vacation relief
• Reports live when needed, especially during severe or inclement weather
• Actively uses social media and other platforms to inform and engage viewers and grow audience

Requirements:
• BS in Meteorology or equivalent required
• AMS/CBM and/or NWA Seal preferred
• Knowledge of WSI and Baron preferred
• Dynamic and personable, with genuine on-air performance skills
• Knowledge and grasp of the fast-changing world of social media, with the ability to deliver weather content across multiple platforms
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Company Profile
Nexstar

Nexstar Media Group is America’s largest local television and media company with 196 full power stations (including partner stations) in 114 markets addressing nearly 63% of US television households and a growing digital media operation.