Posted on 2013-07-16
By Journal Broadcast Group E.W. Scripps Media, Inc
Report, gather, and interpret weather data; present weather information in ad lib style with authoritative and credible style including immediate warnings and alerts; write, voice and edit weather related stories for assigned newscast; generate creative story ideas; maintain all weather equipment; other duties as assigned by manager.
College degree in Meteorology and Broadcast Communication preferred; must be a certified Meteorologist; AMS Seal is desired.
Candidate must have strong problem solving abilities; high work ethics and standards; ability to meet deadlines and detail orientation; knowledge of weather computer and graphics systems; strong news and weather reporting, writing and anchoring skills; excellent communication, organizational and delivery skills; read and decipher accurate and concise weather forecasts; operate studio equipment; computer proficiency; knowledge of journalistic standards as related to the on-air presentation of news and weather required.
Minimum of two years weather forecasting experience with a radio or television news operation preferred; experience with live remotes preferred.
HOW TO APPLY:
Send resume, cover letter and demo or by mail link to:
2330 W Grand
Springfield, MO 65802