News - Meteorologist/MMJ

Gray Television: WABI TV5, is looking to fill an immediate opening for a weekend News - Meteorologist/MMJ.

 

Date posted

Jan. 5, 2021 12:00 am

Application deadline

Feb. 5, 2021 12:00 am

Organization

Gray Television: WABI TV5

Location

  • United States

Job description

News - Meteorologist/MMJ - WABI

Description About Gray Television: Gray Television supports local community interests by providing quality television broadcasting and exceptional service in each market we serve. Gray owns and/or operates television stations and leading digital properties in 93 television markets including the first or second highest rated television station in 85 markets. Our portfolio includes the number-one and/or number-two ranked television station operations in essentially all of our markets. We are an unmatched broadcast pioneer that keeps getting bigger and better. About WABI: WABI TV5 first signed on in January 1953, becoming Maine's first television station. It has long been the news leader for eastern and central Maine. The station's located at 35 Hildreth Street in Bangor and has a bureau in Waterville, Maine. Job Summary: The ideal candidate will have the skills to present the weather in an accurate and compelling fashion for our weekend newscasts, both on air and on digital platforms This person will also fill-in frequently for the weekday morning and evening meteorologists. In addition, this person will also be required to report occasionally during the week. Responsibilities include (but are not limited to:) - Produce and anchor weather forecasts for broadcast and digital platforms on weekends - Reporting as MMJ during the week - Live reporting for both weather and news - Working flexible hours and days and willingness to fill-in on other shifts as needed - Ability to be creative with graphic design and presentation

Requirements:

  • A BA/BS degree or higher in Meteorology, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work-related experience
  • Computer knowledge including weather systems (WSI MAX) and newsroom software (ENPS) would be helpful
  • Shooting and editing skills would be a plus - Valid driver's license with clean driving record 

Come join our team, apply online at https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings by searching the station call letters (WABI-TV) and attach resume Additional Info

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