Full Time Job



Columbus, GA 11-19-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description
Meteorologist - WTVM


About WTVM:

WTVM-TV became the first television station on the air in Columbus, Georgia on October 6, 1953. WTVM continues to be the News Leader in the Columbus television market. The DMA stretches across the state line into portions of east Alabama and Auburn University. With a staff of 40+ news professionals, we broadcast more than 4 hours of news each day on WTVM and provide news for WXTX, the area's FOX affiliate & WLTZ, the area's NBC affiliate.

Job Summary/Description:

WTVM-TV is searching for an enthusiastic, skilled, meteorologist for our top-ranked weekend and weekday newscasts.

Your responsibilities will include (but not be limited to) the following:
- Analyze raw scientific data, models, and other available and relevant information to create an accurate weather forecast for our viewing area.
- Create a compelling, conversational presentation of weather forecast for broadcast, streaming, digital, and social media audiences.
- Accurately forecast and track severe weather.
- Communicate with news staff to inform editorial decision-making.

- Bachelor's degree in meteorology, atmospheric science, or related field
- Demonstrated mastery of digital and social media strategy
- Excellent time management skills and an ability to prioritize tasks and information under pressure are required
- Must be able to work independently and as part of a team
- Must have scheduling flexibility

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-rvobw0-54-211-101-93-42 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.