Posted on 2012-11-15
POSITION OPPORTUNITY Weekend Meteorologist KTVK- 3TV is accepting applications for the position of Weekend Meteorologist. QUALIFICATIONS: Minimum (2) two years commercial television weather anchoring or reporting experience, with emphasis on live television work. Meteorology/atmospheric science degree or equivalent preferred. Ability to communicate effectively on-air (tape or live). Strong background in weather graphics software preferred. Knowledge of WSI system is a plus. Excellent journalistic skills and editorial judgment. Ability to work well under pressure while meeting strong deadlines and adapting to change. Ability to work well as a team, as well as independently. Computer and accurate typing skills. Creativity and detailed knowledge of field production and demos. JOB DESCRIPTION: Prepare and present error free forecasts and graphics for on air delivery and through digital and social media. Stay up to do date with the latest weather technology. Work with producers and/or weather team to develop conversational lifestyle-driven forecasts. Some feature reporting will also be required. Participate in station and/or community events. Provide relief coverage for weather team as needed. Other duties as assigned. Schedule will include weekends, early morning and evening hours. If you qualify for the position, please send tape and resume to Executive News Director, 5555 N. 7th Ave., Phoenix, AZ 85013 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org. EOE. It is the policy of this station not to discriminate in its employment and personnel practices because of the person's age, race, color, creed, religion, gender, national origin, or any other protected categories. Discriminatory employment practices are specifically prohibited by the Federal Communications Commission.
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