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Weekend Meteorologist

Tribune Company
Huntsville, AL
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Weekend Meteorologist in Huntsville, Alabama | Careers at AL-Huntsville;200 Holmes Avenue (WHNT)
  • Weekend Meteorologist

    Location US-AL-Huntsville
    Posted Date 2 months ago(5/29/2019 4:59 PM)
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    WHNT, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a weekend Meteorologist to work in our Huntsville location.


    The Meteorologist will have experience reporting on severe weather and will be able to use a broad range of technology. This position will pitch, shoot and write weather-related stories, and will utilize social media tools for expanding weather coverage.


    • Present weather forecasts for broadcast and digital platforms
    • Report from the field/do live shots on stories related to weather, environment, community events, etc.
    • Pitch, shoot, write and edit weather/science-related stories for assigned newscasts. Utilize graphics and video as necessary to explain forecasts
    • Remain informed on the latest weather data gather/delivery trends
    • Respond to breaking and/or severe weather events as required
    • Represent the station during community events and station-sponsored activities
    • Perform other duties as assigned


    • Bachelor’s degree in meteorology or atmospheric science pred; equivalent experience required
    • 1-2 years previous broadcast meteorology experience pred
    • AMS/NWA and/or Certified Board Meteorologist pred
    • Strong on-air presentation; must be credible, personable and passionate
    • Ability to make decisions under pressure
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • Strong organizational skills
    • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
    • Must be able to work a flexible schedule including nights, early mornings, weekends and holidays

    Equal Employment Opportunity



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