Date Posted: 2/18/2017
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Weekend Meteorologist - WKYC WKYC-TV in Cleveland, is looking someone who has a passion for weather, and a love of social media. We are hiring a Weekend Meteorologist to work with a team of weather experts and journalists to support all of our daily weather presentations on all platforms.
The responsibilities include: Conceptualize the weather story of the day with newscast producers, meteorologists, on-air talent, and managers. Develop graphics and other material to support on-air talent in their daily duties. Work in the social media spectrum with a strong understanding of Twitter, Facebook, and other platforms to help build content and synergies.
Ability to communicate effectively and work well with people while under pressure.
Familiarity with WSI weather technology is a plusPersonal initiative and ability to work with minimum supervision.
Team player who is flexible.
Displays a positive work ethic and can work under tight deadlines.
High degree of integrity and professionalism.
Up to date on and interested in current news event.
At least 2 years of previous on-air forecasting and CBM is preferred.
To be considered a candidate for an opening at WKYC-TV- you must complete the online application found on the JOBS tab at: WKYC.com/about . Paper resumes or any electronic information received that does not come through the online application process will not be considered part of the applicant pool.
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