Full-Time Meteorologist

Do you want to live in Nature’s Air-conditioned City? Forecast four seasons? We are looking for a full-time meteorologist to anchor weekend weather, fill in weekdays and report during the week. Working as a team, you will take a leadership role in forecasting, especially during severe weather.

 

Date posted

Jan. 27, 2022 3:15 pm

Application deadline

Feb. 27, 2022 5:00 pm

Organization

Gray Television

Location

  • United States

Job description

About Gray Television:

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.

About WVVA:

Nestled in the heart of the Appalachian Mountains in Nature’s Air-Conditioned City, Bluefield, WV, WVVA TV is centrally located to many major markets. The two Virginia’s are home to world-class white-water rafting, thousands of miles of hiking trails, skiing and so much more.  WVVA was named Station of the Year five times in eight years with an award-winning team and community service. We embody our slogan “Here for You.”

Job Summary/Description:  

Do you want to live in Nature’s Air-conditioned City? Forecast four seasons?  We are looking for a full-time meteorologist to anchor weekend weather, fill in weekdays and report during the week. Working as a team, you will take a leadership role in forecasting, especially during severe weather.

Qualifications/Requirements:

* A strong social media background to engage and respond to our community is preferred
* Bachelors degree in meteorology preferred
* Work closely with news management and producers
* Team player

Qualified, interested applicants may go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopening, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on "apply now", upload your resume, cover letter and references

Additional Info:

Gray Television provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Gray Television complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Gray Television expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Gray’s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.  

As a condition of employment, Gray Television will require that newly hired employees, whether part-time or full-time, be fully vaccinated against the coronavirus by the first workday to the extent permitted by applicable law unless you qualify for a medical or religious accommodation.

Qualifications

Behaviors

 

Preferred

Team Player: Works well as a member of a group

Education

Required

Bachelors or better.