Full Time Job

Weather Producer


Birmingham, AL 02-27-2023
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description
Weather Producer - WBRC

About WBRC:

WBRC is the number one station in Central Alabama. We produce award-winning news. We also have a dominant digital presence, using, the WBRC News app, the WBRC Weather app, and social media platforms to connect to a worldwide audience. WBRC- Birmingham, AL

Job Summary/Description:

WBRC Fox6 News is looking for a creative producer to join its award-winning team. The successful candidates must love weather. He/she will be producer a weather only show. The position requires you to have a flexible schedule and fill-in on other shows as needed, including some holidays.

Duties/Responsibilities would include, but not be limited to:
• The successful candidate will:
• Use editorial judgment to help determine content of the weather show.
• Work with meteorologists and others to create a unique, fast-paced daily weather show.
• Use social media to determine content.
• Use creative production techniques such as graphics and new forms of media (viewer pictures, webcam interviews, etc.)
• Write for the web and post daily on all digital platforms including social media and attaching images and streaming video.
• Interview weather subjects and research for facts and credibility.
• Perform other tasks as required.
• Collaborate with others in the development of broadcast content such as newscasts, promotions, and teases.
• Develop and organize newscasts.
• Make time-sensitive decisions.
• Write clearly for multiple platforms on tight deadlines.
• Demonstrate creativity and strong editorial judgment.
• Follow journalistic and libel laws.
• Edit video for broadcasts and the web.

• The successful applicant's background must include a minimum of one year of experience in a newsroom. He/she must be a self-starter with a passion for news. He/she must be willing to work weekends, holidays and overnights when needed. The position is not for a beginner. A degree or certification in meteorology preferred.

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

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

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-d83nbm-44-200-171-156-42 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.