Full Time Job

Morning Meteorologist

WEAU

Eau Claire, WI 08-25-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description
About WEAU:

WEAU 13 News broadcasts to 26 counties in western Wisconsin and southeastern Minnesota. As an NBC affiliate, our station broadcasts more than 25 hours of news a week.
Our brand is Community First and try to live up to that with our reporting and community outreach. Eau Claire is an hour drive from the Minneapolis/St. Paul metro area in a growing community with great schools and health care.

WEAU is looking for a meteorologist to join the teams of Hello Wisconsin and WEAU 13 News at Noon. The ideal candidate must be able to produce and deliver a dynamic, compelling and understandable forecast for our newscasts and digital platforms.

Job Summary/Description:

WEAU is looking for a meteorologist to join the teams of Hello Wisconsin and WEAU 13 News at Noon. The ideal candidate must be able to produce and deliver a dynamic, compelling and understandable forecast for our newscasts and digital platforms.

Responsibilities will include (but not be limited to) the following:
• Produce and present clear, accurate, and engaging forecasts for Hello Wisconsin from 4:30-7am and WEAU 13 News at Noon from 12-12:30pm, as well as record radio forecasts and morning cut-ins for FOX 25/48.
• Handle multiple weather forecasting platforms including broadcast and digital.
• Contribute content for digital platforms including OTT, station website & apps and social media accounts.

Qualifications/Requirements:
• Knowledge of WSI Systems.
• Some on air experience, either professionally or in college, required (*must send link to demo reel for consideration
• Certification and a meteorology or atmospheric sciences degree are preferred.
• Understanding of and adherence to AP Style (on digital platforms) and broadcast writing for television.
• Excellent communication skills (written and verbal), proven news judgment, ethics and integrity.
• Strong work ethic, organizational and leadership skills. Must be able to work quickly, make deadlines, multi-task and show composure, especially during active and severe weather.
• Ability to work long hours/overtime, weekends, and overnights as needed for breaking and severe weather and specialized coverage.

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-g4j16q-3-230-144-31-42 in your application.

Company Profile
WEAU

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.