Sinclair Broadcast Group
Morning Meteorologist
At a glance
Location: US-FL-Pensacola Map
Posted: 09/05/2020
Closing: 10/04/2020
Degree: 4 Year Degree
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Sinclair Broadcast Group
Job description

WEAR-TV is looking for a morning Meteorologist to come to sunny Pensacola. The right candidate is passionate about winning weather across platforms and engaging the viewer on-air and online. We are definitely looking for a top-notch meteorologist who has severe weather experience.

The main day to day responsibilities of the role will include…

  • Forecasting, Producing and Presenting clear and concise weather casts, 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

  • Pitching story ideas, developing contacts and reporting 3 days a week

  • 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 tell memorable and meaningful stories, we value visual and compelling storytelling

  • Ability to demonstrate experience with active and visual live shots

  • In-Depth Knowledge of forecasting

  • Sharp news judgment and exceptional writing skills

  • 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.

  • (years of experience) years’ experience in weather presentation and reporting preferred

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!

Morning Meteorologist