Meteorologist

Posted on 05/15/12


WVUE-TV/FOX 8 is located in New Orleans; LA is seeking a full-time weekend Meteorologist to join our weather team. The successful candidate will have a college degree in meteorology and the AMS seal. The candidate will have exceptional communication skills-able to explain complex weather terms in easy-to-understand language and excellent reporting skills.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

* Be available during severe weather to deliver emergency weather updates. Follow all public safety policies and the station's severe weather policies and procedures.

* Maintain a positive work environment through active team participation.

* Represent the station at community events in a professional manner.

* Ability to read computer monitor, manual dexterity to operate computer, telephone and other office machines.

* Ability to handle moderate stress on a regular basis with periods of high stress and deadline pressure.

* Ability to work in extreme weather conditions.

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

Candidates should have a minimum of one (1) year of television forecasting experience, great weather event judgment, organization and communication skills.


No phone calls please!

Please send your resume and tape to:

WVUE-TV
1025 S. Jefferson Davis Pkwy.
New Orleans, LA  70125

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