• Meteorologist

    Location US-PA-Philadelphia
    Posted Date 1 week ago(1 week ago)
    Job ID
    2018-48242
    Category
    News Writers/Producers
  • Overview

    WPHL-TV in Philadelphia, PA is looking for a Meteorologist to produce and present the weather for the station's newscasts

    Responsibilities

    The successful candidate will:                                         

    • Formulate weather forecast utilizing modeling data during PHL17 Morning News
    • Create computer graphics & animation for presentation of weather data
    • Formulate weather forecast utilizing modeling data
    • Create computer graphics & animation for presentation of weather data
    • Present the weather segment during the weekday newscasts and teases that air throughout the day
    • Fill in for Weekend Meteorologist to cover vacation and other time off
    • This position may occasionally be called on to provide reports for the newscasts.
    • Involvement in community events as directed by the station
    • Provide forecast information to the station’s internet website, closed captioning, social media, 7-day web forecast, ticker and other enterprises as required.
    • Sit on desk with other anchors to react to stories. Ability to ad lib during both breaking news situations, and for lighter talk segments.
    • Interact with guests both live in studio and live on location in the field

    Qualifications

    • Degree in Meteorology, Mass Communications with demonstrated weather experience or equivalent experience as a television weather caster.
    • Experience utilizing National Weather Service data in forecasts.
    • Demonstrated knowledge and application of computer weather graphics in weather presentation.
    • Demonstrated on air weather presentation skills.

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    Company Info

    Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment, and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting's 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching more than 50 million households, national entertainment network WGN America, whose reach is approaching 80 million households, Tribune Studios, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 60 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago's WGN-AM and the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV. Additionally, the Company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds a variety of investments, including a 31% equity interest in TV Food Network and a 32% equity interest in CareerBuilder. For more information please visit http://www.tribunemedia.com.

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