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WJAC-TV is looking for a full-time Meteorologist. Be part of a weather team now armed with the most up-to-date WSI weather system in Pennsylvania!
As a Meteorologist, you will be responsible for the content of the weather cast on-air and on our digital platforms. You will issue warnings and alerts, produce graphics and maps, and report live during weather events. You must be able to utilize social media during severe weather, as well as write weather stories. Duties include forecasting, producing and presenting clear and concise weather casts- which tell a story and connect with viewers, developing content and graphics for on-air, web, and social media, making public appearances on behalf of the station, working with producers to determine relevant weather content in breaking and everyday situations, doing live shots, and reporting from community events and in breaking news.
You may be assigned to do some reporter duties as well, telling memorable stories. We value visual and compelling storytelling. Ability to demonstrate experience with active and visual live shots is required. You will be expected to produce content on a variety of platforms including, internet, social networking sites, and mobile phones, in addition to television. You must have excellent time management skills.
This is not an entry-level position – previous on-air experience presenting weather and news information is required. A Meteorology degree and national accredited weather seals are preferred.
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