Date Posted September 19, 2023
Industry TV Jobs
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WPEC in West Palm Beach, FL is looking for a Weekend PM Meteorologist to present the weather forecast for the weekend news and 3 days a week. As our Weekend PM Meteorologist you will be responsible for weather content on-air and across our digital/social platforms.

The main day to day responsibilities of the role will include...

  • Forecasting, Producing and Presenting clear and concise weather casts, which tell a story and connect with viewers
  • Issue warnings and alerts in a timely fashion, produce graphics and maps, and report live during weather events
  • Utilize social media during severe weather, as well as crafting weather content for
  • Make public appearances on behalf of the station
  • Craft eye-catching and informative graphics that can be utilized across all our storytelling platforms
  • Work with producers to determine relevant weather content in breaking and everyday situations

What skills do you need to be successful in our role?

  • Ability to tell a compelling weather story and quickly and clearly relay emergency information in a calm but urgent manner
  • In-depth knowledge of forecasting, with a good understanding of Hurricane science
  • Sharp news judgement and exceptional writing skills
  • Ability to create eye-catching and informative 2D and 3D graphics
  • Ability to multitask while meeting deadlines and prioritizing tasks
  • Positive personality that connects with viewers and colleagues
  • Bachelor's degree in Meteorology, or related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work-related experience
  • Two years' experience in weather presentation and reporting preferred

While applying online, please include a link to your online demo reel.

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