Drive accurate weather forecasts and content on all platforms
Be available at any time dangerous weather conditions occur
Deliver urgent and accurate breaking weather news
Keep news team informed of upcoming weather conditions for coverage plans
Work directly with WSI to troubleshoot issues or needs
Produce weather forecasts, segments and stories
Tell the markets weather stories in a way that connects with and captivates viewers.
Develop innovative and creative ways of presenting the daily weather story, with an emphasis on accuracy and integrity of data.
Produce weather graphics and analyze data from the National Weather Service as well as other meteorological sources.
Work with the producers and news team to create complete coverage of weather. Also prepare and post forecasts for multiple platforms.
Some live reporting and attendance at community and weather-related events will be required.
Use of social media daily and especially during severe events.
Minimum of three years experience as a television weather meteorologist/anchor.
Degree in meteorology
Must have meteorological certification
External applicants must submit a resume/CV through nbcunicareers.com to be considered
Must have the ability to work flexible and sometimes long hours due to the nature of weather events.
Must be 18 years or greater.
Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States.
Experience with severe weather coverage, including but not limited to heavy snow, hurricanes, tornados, severe thunderstorms, flooding and ice events
Passion to be a part of a major weather event, no matter when it happens.
Compelling on-air presence - crisp, clear, and confidant
Should thrive working under the intense deadline pressure of television weather.
Technologically savvy with strong computer skills (working knowledge of WSI system preferred.)
Excellent written and verbal communication/presentation skills.
Strong leadership qualities and self-motivation.
Understanding of the demands of an on-air HD environment