Full Time Job

Meteorologist

WPDE

Conway, SC 06-03-2022
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
WPDE is looking for two meteorologists to join our news department. These positions are full-time weather positions. One will anchor the weather segments in our weekend AM newscasts and assist the chief meteorologist three days a week. The other will anchor the weather segments in our weekend PM newscasts and assist the chief meteorologist three days a week.

The main day to day responsibilities of the role will include…
• Forecasting, Producing and Presenting clear and concise weathercasts, which tell a story and connect with viewers
• Issue warnings and alerts, produce graphics and maps, and report live during weather events
• Utilize social media during severe weather, as well as write weather stories
• Make public appearances on behalf of the station
• Work with producers to determine relevant weather content in breaking and everyday situations

What skills do you need to be successful in our role?
• Ability to demonstrate experience with active and visual live shots
• In Depth Knowledge of forecasting
• Ability to multitask while meeting deadlines and prioritizing tasks
• Bachelor's degree in Meteorology, or related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work-related experience.
• Minimum of 2 years' experience in weather presentation preferred
• Knowledge of WSI MAX system is a plus

While applying online, please include a link to your online demo reel.

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gq9q9z-44-192-38-248-42 in your application.