Promoting and Advocating for the Broadcasters of Nevada, While Serving the Public

Nevada Broadcasters Association
Category:
Media – Journalism – Newspaper
Position/Title:
AM Meteorologist
Details:
KRNV has an exciting opportunity for you! We have an open position in our News department for an AM Meteorologist.
Vacancy Type:
Full Time
Date Posted:
9/15/2021
Closing Date:
11/14/2021
City:
Reno
State:
Nevada
Requirements:

KRNV is looking for an AM Meteorologist/Reporter to present the weather forecast for the morning news programs. 

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
  • 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 judgement 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
  • 2+ 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!

Contact:
Sinclair Broadcast Group
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Post Date: September 15, 2021
Closing Date: November 14, 2021