What we’re looking for:
What we’re looking for: A Spectrum Networks meteorologist utilizes the latest technology to anchor and forecast daily weather segments. The meteorologist presents current and upcoming weather using radar maps and other visual aids.

Major Duties and Responsibilities

  • Gathers and accurately interprets meteorological information
  • Operates and utilizes multiple computer graphics systems to present weather information
  • Produces weather products for partner newspapers and radio stations
  • Makes public appearances on behalf of station acting as an ambassador for the company
  • Coordinates with news department when weather conditions produce news coverage scenarios
  • Adeptly covers live severe weather coverage under extremely dynamic high pressure situations
  • Engage viewers with updated forecast on digital platform
  • Experienced and adept with the latest knowledge needed in operating, interpreting and explaining data from live radar
  • Must attain and maintain professional appearance determined by department head
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Skill/Abilities and Knowledge

  • Knowledge of synoptic meteorology, tropical, and radar meteorology
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills with the ability to collaborate within Spectrum Networks
  • Ability to work effectively within a team environment and interact with all personnel within the organization
  • Demonstrated excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills in English
  • Attention to detail
  • Must be able to work rapidly and accurately
  • Ability to anticipate situations, meet strict deadlines, organize and manage multiple priorities
  • Demonstrated enthusiasm in dealing with breaking weather news and high-stress situations
  • Working knowledge of TV weather graphics systems required. Working knowledge of: general office computer software, newsroom software and basic non-linear editing systems a plus
  • Must have exceptional on-camera skills
  • Must be able and willing to work different shifts and be flexible with schedule changes

Education & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Meteorology required
  • National Weather Association (NWA) and/or the AMS Certified Broadcast Meteorologist (CBM) seal preferred but not required
  • 2+ Experience forecasting and presenting weathercasts

Our Culture: Every employee is an influencer and culture keeper. We expect respectful communication (despite pressure), openness to feedback, an eagerness to learn, and an overall positive attitude! Roles may require the following:

  • Overtime may be required to meet deadlines
  • Varying schedule due to, breaking news and/or daily news coverage requirements
  • Provide 24×7, 365 days per year, on-call support. May entail phone or physical presence at the facility for equipment failure or other disasters. This includes, but is not limited to equipment and power failures, loss of contracted services, storms or severe weather, and schedule conflicts
  • Participation in an established on-call rotation

The health and safety of our employees and candidates is very important to us. Spectrum has adopted virtual mobile recruiting tools that allow us to continue meeting new candidates. We look forward to “virtually” meeting you.

Apply: https://jobs.spectrum.com/job/raleigh/meteorologist-spectrum-networks-raleigh-nc/4673/17051440