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KNOE-TV 8 News is an award-winning television station and news organization located in Monroe, Louisiana, covering northeast Louisiana, Union and Ashley Counties in Arkansas, and Warren and Adams Counties in Mississippi. KNOE-TV is owned by Atlanta-based Gray Television and is a sister station to ABC affiliate KAQY. Our offices and studios are located on Oliver Road in Monroe, and our transmitter is located in the town of Columbia in Caldwell, Parish. Since our first broadcast day on September 27, 1953, KNOE-TV has offered the best news, entertainment, weather, sports, and investigative reporting. Besides providing high-quality programming from both the CBS and ABC television networks, we also offer programs from the CW network. For further information, please visit http://www.knoe.com.
KNOE is looking for a morning and noon meteorologist to add to the team! This candidate will produce a forecast for our morning show from 5:00 AM until 7:00 AM as well as our Noon show. In addition to putting together a forecast, this candidate will be responsible for social media posts pertaining to weather on all platforms and contribute to severe weather coverage.
Duties/Responsibilities include (but not limited to):
– Forecast weather conditions and produce/anchor weather reports on all platforms in a clear, engaging, and impactful manner
– Take ownership and execute our weather strategy
– Respond urgently to breaking and severe weather events on all platforms including broadcast, OTT, digital and social media
– Work collaboratively with a team of meteorologists
– Write and update detailed daily web stories
– Take part in promotional activities and public appearances
– Ensure all weather content leads the market and meets KNOE standards for integrity and production value
Responsibilities:Additional Info: Gray Television provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Gray Television complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training. Gray Television expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Gray’s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge. As a condition of employment, Gray Television will require that newly hired employees, whether part-time or full-time, be fully vaccinated against the coronavirus by the first workday to the extent permitted by applicable law unless you qualify for a medical or religious accommodation.
Requirements:Qualifications/Requirements: – Degree in Meteorology desired – Professional experience desired, but not required – Knowledge of weather graphic systems, more specifically WSI MAX, desired If you feel you’re qualified and want to work with a great group of people go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on “apply now”, upload your resume, cover letter and references (Current employees that are interested in this position can apply through the Gray-TV UltiPro employee portal) KNOE-TV/Gray Television Group, Inc. is a drug-free company Education Preferred Bachelors or better.
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