CBS Corporation Meteorologist-KTVT-DFW in Ft. Worth, Texas

Meteorologist-KTVT-DFW

REF#: 26376

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Stations

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff

JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time

JOB LOCATION: Ft. Worth, TX

ABOUT US:

CBS Television Stations consists of 29 owned-and-operated stations, including 16 that are part of the CBS Television Network, eight affiliates of The CW Network, three independent stations and two MyNetworkTV affiliates. Among its stations are WCBS-TV and WLNY-TV (New York), KCBS-TV and KCAL-TV (Los Angeles), WBBM-TV (Chicago), KYW-TV and WPSG-TV (Philadelphia), KTVT-TV and KTXA-TV (Dallas-Ft. Worth), KPIX-TV and KBCW-TV (San Francisco), WBZ-TV and WSBK-TV (Boston), WUPA-TV (Atlanta), WWJ-TV and WKBD-TV (Detroit), KSTW-TV (Seattle), WTOG-TV (Tampa-St. Petersburg), WCCO-TV (Minneapolis), KCNC-TV (Denver), WFOR-TV and WBFS-TV (Miami), KOVR-TV and KMAX-TV (Sacramento), KDKA-TV and WPCW-TV (Pittsburgh), WJZ-TV (Baltimore), as well as WCCO-TV’s satellite stations KCCO-TV (Alexandria, Minn.) and KCCW-TV (Walker, Minn.).

DESCRIPTION:

KTVT-TV, the CBS owned and operated station in Dallas-Fort Worth is seeking a Meteorologist. The ideal candidate will combine strong on-air skills with a great understanding of, and a passion for, meteorology. Must have severe weather experience. In addition to anchoring weathercasts, the meteorologist will record multiple webcasts in all shifts and work heavily on social media. Other duties include: leading a team of meteorologists and executing station strategy; writing / preparing forecasts; producing graphics to tell the weather story; updating our web site. The candidate will also be required to periodically write and report weather related stories for newscasts.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Successful candidate should have at least 5 years on-air weathercasting experience within a TV Station and a degree in meteorology or related science. A CBM is preferred. Ideal candidate will also have experience with WSI weather systems , Baron's FastTrac system, Word, Excel, Power Point and some HTML code. Strong social media and web journalism are important.

APPLY ONLINE AT: [1] www.cbsdfw.com Go to the job page link.

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EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled