OVERVIEW: FOX6 News is looking for an experienced broadcast Meteorologist to join the state’s top weather team. We’re seeking a dynamic meteorologist to add to our tradition of excellence. Shooting and editing skills a plus. We’re looking for someone who has the passion to pursue stories for our award-winning newscasts when they are not anchoring weather.
RESPONSIBILITIES You need to do it all: television, online, social networking and community outreach. We’ve got state-of-the-art HD weather graphics, live HD Doppler radar and one of the premiere live weather site networks. All the tools are here! The person we’re looking for will work all shifts, including morning newscasts where a dynamic personality is an absolute must. You must be able to forecast and cover severe weather. We’re seeking a great storyteller who uses all the technology to create dynamic, compelling weather segments, on-air and online. The successful candidate for this position also should be well-versed in all aspects of today’s reporting landscape, from writing to shooting and editing with state-of-the-art HD equipment. Strong reporting and storytelling skills are a big plus.
QUALIFICATIONS: An AMS or NWA sealed meteorologist with at least 2 years on-air experience is preferred. Strong live broadcast and live reporting skills are required. Strong web and digital skills are a must.
Nexstar Media Group is a leading diversified media company that leverages localism to bring new services and value to consumers and advertisers through its traditional media, digital and mobile media platforms. Nexstar owns, operates, programs or provides sales and other services to 197 television stations and related digital multicast signals reaching 115 markets or approximately 39% of all U.S. television households (reflecting the FCC’s UHF discount). Nexstar’s portfolio includes primary affiliates of NBC, CBS, ABC, FOX, MyNetworkTV and The CW. Nexstar’s community portal websites offer additional hyper-local content and verticals for consumers and advertisers, allowing audiences to choose where, when and how they access content while creating new revenue opportunities. Nexstar also owns WGN America, a growing national general entertainment cable network and a 31.3% ownership stake in TV Food Network, a top tier cable asset. For more information please visit www.nexstar.tv. Nexstar Media Group is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.Posted on: October 18, 2019