Newscast Meteorologist

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 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

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Weekend PM Meteorologist/ Multimedia Journalist WKOW, the ABC Affiliate in Madison, WI, is looking for a weekend evening meteorologist who loves storytelling! We are looking for a meteorologist who likes to talk about weather, be in weather, chase weather and report about weather. We’re looking for a scientist who can create memorable television and produce content for on-air, online and social media platforms. This position will handle weather forecasts during weekend evening newscasts. During the week, you will either fill-in on other newscasts or report on weather from the field. Like severe weather? We’ve got it. Like snowstorms? We’ve got them too. You’ll be working with brand new top-of-the-line WSI MAX system! Meteorologists with 1-3 years of experience as well as WSI expertise should apply. NWA and AMS certifications are a plus. WKOW is part of Quincy Media, Inc., a family owned company operating 20 television stations. Throughout Quincy, positions are available for candidates with all levels of experience and the advancement you are seeking. Visit for links to all stations and opportunities. WKOW Television, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Posted on: October 1, 2019

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