WHBF-TV4 Weekend Meteorologist/Weekday Reporter in ROCK ISLAND, Illinois
Weekend Meteorologist/Weekday Reporter requires the ability to deliver the forecast to viewers through multiple media platforms, including broadcast, web and social media. Candidates must also be willing to report. Shooting, writing and editing skills preferred.Requirements & Skills:Bachelor's degree in Meteorology, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work related experience.Fluency in English.Excellent communication skills, both oral and written with the ability to ad lib when required.Minimum three years' experience in weather reporting or anchoring.Superior on-air presence. i Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment.Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.Ability to effectively listen to fully understand problems and communicate with a team to shape a solution i Valid driver's license with a good driving record. i Flexibility to work any shift.Physical Demands & Work Environment:Reporter must be able to sit, conduct telephone conversations, use electronic mail, write letters and memos, conduct face-to-face discussions with individuals or groups, make decisions without supervision, make decisions that impact the results of co-workers, work in close proximity to others, work outdoors occasionally in all weather conditions, and work indoors in environmentally controlled conditions. In addition, the Meteorologist must be able to lift, set up and operate equipment weighing up to 25 pounds, and be able to handle, control or feel objects, tools or controls. Repetitive movements are required. Work may be conducted in extremely bright or inadequate lighting conditions.