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Indianapolis, Indiana

posted on March 17, 2017

job posting:

Meteorologist - (4204) Job Title Meteorologist Education Bachelor's Degree Career Level Experienced (Non-Manager) Location Nexstar - WISH - Indianapolis, IN 46202 US (Primary) Category News Job Type Full-time Job Description WISH-TV 8, located in Indianapolis, Indiana has an opportunity for a passionate and experienced meteorologist. The right candidate understands the importance of communicating clear and straightforward weather information in a way that connects with the viewers’ lives. Principal Duties & Responsibilities: • Produce and report weather and/or science related stories across all media platforms. • Present live weather reports from the station as well as in the field. • Write weather stories and update forecast information on station website. • Develop innovative and creative ways of presenting the daily weather story. • Create maps and graphics to illustrate weather conditions. Specialized Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: • Understand importance of social media. • Proficiency with WSI weather systems. • Detail oriented. Education/Experience: Bachelor’s degree in meteorological science required. At least two years of on-air television experience in forecasting and presenting weather. Certified meteorologist desired. Work Environment: Position requires work on weekends and holidays. Work may be performed in extreme outdoor temperatures. NOTE: This job description contains the basic requirements for the position and is NOT intended to be a complete list of responsibilities; other duties may be assigned. ********* EOE/MINORITIES/FEMALES/VETERANS/DISABLED *********

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