GrandRapidsRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Grand Rapids jobs


Company: NEWSnet
Location: Cadillac
Posted on: September 23, 2022

Job Description:

America's first 24/7 national news diginet - broadcasting to 50 markets including New York, Chicago and Los Angeles - is looking for an experienced Meteorologist who can help grow our weather audience on-air and online. The right candidate must have a passion for weather and the understanding that weather effects our everyday lives. This person must be able to tell a story from blizzards to severe thunderstorms, tornados, hurricanes, and even sunny days. The ideal candidate will help communicate weather situations across the country and act as a station scientist, working as an expert in a wide range of situations. We are not looking for traditional thinkers. The ideal candidate will have experience covering severe weather, conveying scientific knowledge with a teacher's passion, and concern for the viewers safety, but we also want an independent thinker who wants to define new ways of delivering content to our audience. We're looking for a team member who will help plan, execute and enhance weather coverage. Other than the basics of TV news, candidates with these special characteristics will stand out--- Be passionate about weather in and out of the work environment Have good judgement as to what makes a story on a national level Have a flexible approach to your work schedule and be ready to work when news and weather stories break Plan and execute weather coverage on your own Be a strong speaker with a great on camera personality Ready to handle breaking news in all kinds of conditions The ideal candidate will be a person who can work well with our existing team All candidates must be engaged digitally utilizing multi-platform content distribution and display strong social media skills QUALIFICATIONS: Meteorology degree or a broadcast meteorology concentration Willing to work all shifts and re-locate, if necessary Experience with Baron Omni or Baron Lynx is preferred but not required Ability to shoot and edit video on non-linear programs (especially Adobe Premiere) is a plus. Equal Opportunity Employer

Keywords: NEWSnet, Grand Rapids , Meteorologist, Other , Cadillac, Michigan

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Michigan jobs by following @recnetMI on Twitter!

Grand Rapids RSS job feeds