Weather Producer

The Weather Channel is accepting applications for a Weather Producer, Atlanta, GA, US.


Date posted

Feb. 5, 2020 12:00 am

Application deadline

Apr. 5, 2020 12:00 am


The Weather Channel


  • United States

Job description

Requisition ID: 1066

The Weather Producer has editorial and meteorological responsibility and accountability for all weather content included in one of TWCs programs or dayparts. They will ensure that each show covers relevant weather events through compelling stories and that those stories are told in the proper order with visual components that are both accurate and meet (or exceed) TWC standards and style. The weather producer will work closely with on-camera meteorologists to ensure that their weather storytelling is well-organized, well-prepared, and includes language that connects most effectively with our target television audience(s).

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Conceive of and create new weather and science-based stories for the assigned program or day part 
  • Stay aware of current meteorological pattern and contribute stories to the weather-content editorial process 
  • Drive the inclusion and prioritization of weather stories in the assigned program or day part, creates graphics, and /or commissions the creation and/or acquisition of supporting visual content. 
  • Mine all available resources, including social media, for possible weather story ideas & content 
  • Coordinate with show producers and fellow weather producers to assure continuity in weather storytelling 
  • Prepare content using multiple graphic platforms including TruVu Max, Google Earth, Vizrt, and Gibson Ridge 
  • Produce weather blocks that are well-organized, well prepared and targets a television audience 

· Maintain proficiency with software changes to TruVu Max and other graphics systems. Ensure that TWC is first-to-air visually and verbally with all breaking weather information Support coverage of significant weather events, including working extra hours and days outside of normally scheduled shifts 

 Education, Experience, Certification Requirements  

  • Bachelor’s degree in meteorology, atmospheric science, design, or a related field 
  • 3 years of meteorological experience to include 3 years of television or graphics building experience  
  • 1 year experience using TruVu Max weather systems 

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