Weekday Morning Meteorologist, KNXV JR033817

Weekday Morning Meteorologist, KNXV JR033817

  • Full Time
  • Phoenix
  • August 31, 2024




Are you a seasoned meteorologist with a passion for weather forecasting and storytelling? KNXV, the E.W. Scripps Company ABC affiliate in the vibrant city of Phoenix, AZ, is seeking an experienced Weekday Morning Meteorologist to join our team. This role is pivotal in delivering accurate and engaging weather reports to our audience, requiring expertise in analyzing meteorological data from satellites and radar. If you thrive in an environment that fuses the natural beauty of the outdoors with the energetic pulse of an urban lifestyle, we encourage you to explore this exciting opportunity with us. Become part of a team committed to excellence in weather reporting and connect with a community that values expertise and credibility.


WHAT YOU'LL DO: Prepare and deliver daily weathercasts utilizing all available weather data and graphics computers. Prepare and deliver urgent weather updates interrupting regular programming as necessary. Prepare and deliver all weathercast materials over a variety of mediums, including, but not limited to: TV, Radio, Internet. Assist management in evaluations of potential new weather data gathering and presentation computers. Receive assignments or evaluate news leads and news tips to develop story ideas. Report live from event sites or mobile broadcast unit. May write and produce quality news and weather stories for multiple media platforms. May report, write, capture visual content, edit, and produce stories for multiple platforms on deadline, such as Internet and digital channels. Work cooperatively with photographer assigned to story, if one is assigned. Gather and verify factual information regarding stories through interview, observation, and research. Perform other duties as needed and assigned.  


WHAT YOU'LL NEED: Bachelors degree in Meteorology preferred Generally 3+ years experience in related field preferred WHAT YOU'LL BRING: Computer literacy, including weather and newsroom computer systems Knowledge of broadcast quality camera equipment Knowledge of editing systems Strong broadcast and AP style writing skills Proficient at posting content to various websites Self-motivated and able to work in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment Valid driver's license, good driving record, and ability to provide proof of insurance with the company required insurance limits.


Susan Evans

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