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Sinclair Television Stations, LLC Job Bank Posting

Organization:
Department:
News
Employment Type:
Full Time
Location:
Lynchburg
Job Position Title:
Weekday Morning Meteorologist
Times Viewed
88
Job Description:
WSET ABC 13, in Lynchburg Virginia, is looking for a full-time Weekday Morning Meteorologist. You will be responsible for the weather forecast on all of our platforms: television, digital and social media during our morning and noon newscasts. As Weekday Morning Meteorologist, you will be responsible for the content of the weather cast on-air and on our digital platforms. You will broadcast warnings and alerts, produce graphics and maps, and report live during weather events. You must be able to utilize social media during severe weather, as well as write weather stories. You will be expected to produce content on a variety of platforms including: internet, social networking, and mobile phones, in addition to television. You must have excellent time management skills. Job Responsibilities: · Produces and presents weather reports for all platforms · Report warnings and alerts · Produce graphics and maps · Report live during weather events · Forecast, produce, and present clear and concise forecasts that connect with viewers · Developing content and graphics for on-air, web, and extensive social media · Make public appearances on behalf of the station · Working with producers to determine relevant weather content in breaking and everyday situations on-air and digital platforms · Report from community events and breaking news Required Skills and Experience: · Previous on-air experience presenting weather information is required · Digital savvy · Excellent writing skills · Thorough knowledge of how to maximize the WSI system to create distinctive graphics presentations · High energy and engaging personality · Willingness to come in off-duty when severe weather threatens our area · Team player. Someone who understands it's about the team, not one individual · Proven track record of covering severe weather on-air and on digital platforms · Proof of strong social media engagement · A meteorology degree and nationally accredited weather seals While applying online, please include a link to your online demo reel. Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace! About Us Make your mark in Broadcasting and Digital Media. Sinclair Broadcast Group and Sinclair Digital Solutions are dedicated to making Sinclair a communications powerhouse! We are the largest and most diversified television broadcasting company in the country. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to more television stations than anyone and has affiliations with all major networks. Sinclair Digital group is focused on bringing the most engaging content to web, mobile and over-the-top broadcasting to audiences all over the country! Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believe in a vision and are dedicated ensuring a great future for our employees. Whether you are an industry veteran or just starting out, you can find it at Sinclair! We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team!
Expiration Date:
4/18/2020

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