Meteorologist

News for WTAE
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

posted on March 29, 2017


job posting:

Meteorologist APPLY NOW Job ID:1933 Position Type:Full-Time/Regular Job Category:News Location:Pittsburgh, PA US Station Name:WTAE-TV Job Description WTAE-TV, the Hearst-owned ABC affiliate in Pittsburgh, PA has an immediate opening for a Meteorologist. We are looking for a skilled communicator who has a passion for the weather and telling weather stories. Being able to utilize the latest weather technology and information to create a compelling, accurate and easy-to-understand television weathercast is a must. Job Responsibilities: Weather data analysis and forecasting Working knowledge of radar information (able to interpret and analyze data) Producing a wide variety of weather graphics for self and other meteorologists’ use Reporting weather on-air Reporting weather on all digital platforms, including social media Reporting in the field as assigned Recording forecasts for radio station partners and sports stadiums’ Jumbotrons Ability to ad lib weather information during breaking news, long-form weather cut-ins Taking cues and direction during on-air weather reporting Ability to stay up to date with the latest technology and forecasting analysis techniques Working as part of a team Attending daily editorial meetings Keeping news personnel up to date on current weather conditions Work under pressure in a time-sensitive environment Attending Community appearances Required Skills Working Knowledge of Computer Weather Graphics Ability to put together accurate, informative, creative and easy-to-understand weathercasts for TV and digital Must be able to work all shifts – holidays and weekends included Education: Degree in Meteorology Required Experience Three years of news television experience preferred APPLY NOW


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expires on 05/13/2017