Full Time Job

Meteorologist

WAFF

Huntsville, AL 5 days ago
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
Meteorologist - WAFF

About WAFF:

WAFF is the dominant station in the Tennessee Valley. We cover breaking news and weather all with a heart for the community We live and work in. WAFF - Huntsville, AL - https://youtu.be/VS_i2SeD_xo

Job Summary/Description:

WAFF is looking a dynamic & engaging meteorologist for weekend mornings and regular on-air work 3 days a week. The candidate also engages on our digital platforms for the First Alert Weather team.

Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
- Analyze raw scientific data, models, and other available and relevant information to create an accurate weather forecast for our viewing area.
- Create a compelling, conversational presentation of weather forecast for broadcast, streaming, digital, and social media audiences
- Accurately forecast and track severe weather
Communicate with news staff to inform editorial decision-making

Qualifications/Requirements:
- Bachelor's degree in meteorology, atmospheric science, or related field AMS seal preferred
- 2+ years of experience as a broadcast meteorologist required
- Demonstrated mastery of digital and social media strategy
- Excellent time management skills and an ability to prioritize tasks and information under pressure are required
- Must be able to work independently and as part of a team
- Must have scheduling flexibility

If you feel you're qualified and want to work with a great group of people go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopening, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on ''apply now'', upload your resume, cover letter and references

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-r0zj01-3-229-124-74-42 in your application.

Company Profile
WAFF

Gray Television supports local community interests by providing quality television broadcasting and exceptional service in each market we serve. Gray owns and/or operates television stations and leading digital properties in 93 television markets including the first or second highest rated television station in 85 markets. We are an unmatched broadcast pioneer that keeps getting bigger and better.