Full Time Job



Rock Island, IL 10-06-2023
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description
Local 4 News is seeking a Full Time Morning Meteorologist for our 4-hour morning show that splits between Local 4 CBS and Fox18. We are looking for someone that possesses the skills to deliver a dynamic and engaging weathercast in a very conversational style that matches our measured approach and not ''over-the-top'' weather brand. You will be forecasting for the Quad Cities, a group of cities in Iowa and Illinois split by the Mississippi River.
Our ideal candidate is a motivated self-starter who values being part of a healthy, collaborative, high-performing team.

Requirements & Skills:
• Bachelor's degree in meteorology, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work-related experience.
• The Meteorologist will produce weather/news reports across multiple platforms.
• Ensures that all weather/news content meets company standards for journalistic integrity and production quality.
• Writes and delivers weather / news stories in a clear and concise manner.
• Superior on-air presence.
• Assists in writing, copy editing, researching, and coordinating weather programming and other content.
• Minimum 1 years' experience in weather reporting or anchoring.
• Proficiency with MAX weather system.
• Participates in promotional activities including public appearances.
• Writes web stories detailing the local forecast on a daily basis.
• Interacts with viewers and users on social media sites.
• Ability to shoot pictures and edit stories from beginning to end.
• Valid driver's license with a good driving record.
• Flexibility to work any shift.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rbyjwe-44-197-101-251-42 in your application.

Company Profile

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.