KGNS is looking for a Meteorologist to join our weather team. The successful candidate will present the weather forecast for our daily 1 1/2-hour morning newscast plus our ½ hour noon show and also fill in where needed.
As a Meteorologist, you will be responsible for the content of the weather cast on-air and on our digital platforms. You will produce graphics and maps, and report live during weather events as well as issue warnings and alerts. You must be able to utilize social media during severe weather, as well as write weather stories.
Duties include forecasting, producing and presenting clear and concise weather casts, developing content and graphics for on-air, web and social media, making public appearances on behalf of the station, working with producers to determine relevant weather content in breaking and everyday situations. You must have excellent time management skills.
The successful candidate will also be asked to produce “weather-related” stories a few times a year or during special severe weather events.
– A degree in meteorology is required
– College graduates will be considered with a strong demo reel and internship experience.
– Being bi-lingual is encouraged but not necessary.
– AMS or NWA seal isn’t required, it is preferred
To apply for this job please visit MediaLine.com