WOIO Channel 19 – Cleveland
Apply by: December 21, 2023
Gray Television is a leading media company that owns and operates high-quality stations in 113 television markets that collectively reach 36 percent of US television households.
We constantly strive for excellence. Through upgrading to the latest technology and seeking new ways to stay on top in our markets, we focus on training and development of the best and brightest employees in the business.
WOIO/WUAB are the CBS and CW Affiliates in Cleveland, Ohio, as well as WTCL, the only Telemundo station in the Cleveland DMA. We produce 66.5 hours of live, local news, weather and sports every week and deliver content on a 24/7 basis on our digital platforms on WOIO/WUAB and 5+ hours of news on WTCL.
WOIO 19 News is searching for a dynamic, engaging meteorologist to join Cleveland’s most accurate First Alert Weather team.
Analyze raw scientific data, models, and other available and relevant information to create an accurate weather forecast for our 22-county viewing area. Create a compelling, conversational presentation of weather forecast for broadcast, streaming, digital, and social media audiences. Accurately forecast and track severe weather utilizing IBM/WSI Max systems. Communicate with news staff to inform editorial decision-making. Write, report, research and edit Science School feature stories. Must be willing to learn and become proficient in Max Reality 3D live weather presentations.
Please note – the primary job responsibilities include, but are not limited to the duties listed above
• Must be conversant in both English and Spanish.
• Bachelor’s degree in meteorology, atmospheric science or related field.
• AMS seal preferred.
• 3-5 years of experience as a broadcast meteorologist required.
• Demonstrated mastery of digital and social media strategy.
• Excellent time management skills and an ability to prioritize tasks and information under pressure are required.
• Must be able to work independently and as part of a team.
• Must have scheduling flexibility.
• Other duties as assigned by news management.
• Bachelors or better.
• 3-5 years: Experience as a broadcast meteorologist required.
How to Apply
Come join our dynamic news team, go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on “apply now”, upload your resume, cover letter, and references.
(Current employees that are interested in this position can apply through the Gray-TV UltiPro self-service portal)
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