Job: KGAN/KFX – Meteorologist – Cedar Rapids, IA

KGAN/KFX

Meteorologist

Cedar Rapids, IA

Description:

Experience:

The ideal candidate can produce and deliver compelling, accurate forecasts for broadcast television and our multiple digital and social media platforms. Leading the market in severe weather coverage is a top priority. You must have a strong knowledge of predicting and tracking tornadoes and understand Iowa complex weather patterns. As someone in this role, you must be personable and have the ability to connect with viewers on-air and during public appearances. This position also calls for live reporting as needed.

 

Required Skills:

 

  • A Bachelor’s degree in meteorology/atmospheric science is required
  • Must possess the ability to meet deadlines and manage multiple priorities
  • Must work well in a team environment
  • Must have excellent writing, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Good on-air conversational presentation required
  • Knowledge of WSI system

 

How to apply:

Requirements:

If you have the required experience and skills, please apply below or visit www.sbgi.net. Please include a web link that showcases your work. If you do not have a web link, apply online and then submit a non-returnable DVD to:

KGAN/KFXA

Attn: News Director

600 Old Marion Rd NE

Cedar Rapids, IA 52402