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

Nevada Broadcasters Association

Posting Date: 1/9/2023

Minimum Deadline for Submission: COB 1/9/2023

Maximum Deadline for Submission: until filled

Station Management reserves the right to hire within the minimum and maximum deadlines.

The Meteorologist has general responsibilities of gathering and interpreting weather information for presentation on station news programs, or for other news media as determined by the station.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILL & ABILITY:

  • Ability to effectively operate all current and future weather related equipment at the station and the training of others in operation of the equipment.
  • Maintaining the skills necessary to perform the tasks of Meteorologist such as, computer graphics, weather data interpretation and forecast preparation.
  • Produce weathercasts in accordance with the strategic plan of the newsroom.
  • Produce weather content on multiple platforms including, but not limited to, social media and station website.
  • Engage with viewers/fans/followers on social networking.

EDUCATION OR FORMAL TRAINING:

  • College degree in Meteorology and AMS Seal.
  • Understanding of newsroom operations.

OTHER:

Willing to reside within 30 minutes of station • Available for varying work schedules due to temporary or permanent schedule changes, or breaking news coverage. Salary based on experience.

PLEASE SUBMIT RESUMES ELECTRONICALLY

By email to Openings@kolotv.com | https://gray.tv/careers

NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE

Only if you don’t have electronic access, please mail your resume to:

KOLO-TV

Attn: Meteorologist Opening

4850 Ampere Drive

Reno, NV 89502

KOLO-TV/Gray Television Group, Inc. is a drug-free company and requires pre-employment drug testing. EOE Gray Television Group, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate because of race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, age, physical handicap or marital status.  Discriminatory employment practices are specifically prohibited by the Federal Communications Commission. If you believe your Equal Employment Rights have been violated, you may contact the FCC in Washington, D.C. 20054, or other appropriate state or local agencies.  KOLO-TV/Gray Televisions Group, Inc.  Participates in E-Verify.

Station/Company

KOLO

Post Date: January 9, 2023
Closing Date: March 31, 2023
Nevada Broadcasters Foundation Scholarship Fund