METEOROLOGIST/MMJ – WPTA

Job Description

About Gray Television:

Gray Television is a leading media company that owns and operates high-quality stations in 113 television markets that collectively reach 36 percent of US television households.

About WPTA:

WPTA TV produces newscasts and digital content for the ABC and NBC television stations serving Fort Wayne, Ind., and neighboring communities. Our work has been recognized nationally with multiple Edward R. Murrow Awards and a National Headliner Award, numerous Station of the Year Awards (Ind. Broadcasters Association) and regional Emmy Awards for Station Excellence, newscasts and more.

Job Summary/Description:

The meteorologist will produce and deliver forecasts for ABC21, play a key role in breaking weather coverage and digital/social weather content and report for newscasts, as well.

Create and deliver forecasts for weekend morning newscasts and elsewhere, as assigned. Produce weather-related content for website, app and social media. Coordinate with three other meteorologists for coverage of major weather events. This position will include regular reporting duties in addition to studio weather responsibilities.

Qualified, interested applicants may go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopening, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on “apply now”, upload your resume, cover letter and references

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.

Required Skills

We constantly strive for excellence. Through upgrading to the latest technology and seeking new ways to stay on top in our markets, we focus on training and development of the best and brightest employees in the business.

Education Required

Qualifications/Requirements:

◾ Degree in meteorology or related field; internship or other relevant experience; familiarity with WSI computer systems and video editing software.

How to Apply

Qualified, interested applicants may go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopening, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on “apply now”, upload your resume, cover letter and references

Station:
WPTA

Location:
Fort Wayne, IN

Employment Type:
Part-time

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