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2018-02-162018-03-17

Meteorologist WWSI

Bala, PA
  • Job Code
    38118BR
Company NBC Universal

Job Title Meteorologist WWSI

Jobid 23768-391857

Location: Bala, PA, USA

Description **Job Number** 38118BR

**Job Title** Meteorologist WWSI

**Business Segment** Owned Stations & Affiliate Relations

**Sub-Business** NBCUOTS - WCAU

**Posting Category** TV Content & Production

**About Us** NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

About Telemundo Station Group

Telemundo Station Group, part of the NBCUniversal Owned Television Stations division of NBCUniversal, is comprised of 17 local television stations in the U.S. and Puerto Rico. Producing and broadcasting more than 7,000 hours of unique and relevant local content each year, including award-winning news, public affairs, and entertainment programming, Telemundo Station Group serves Spanish-speaking viewers in the metropolitan areas of Los Angeles, New York, Miami-Fort Lauderdale, Houston, Dallas-Fort Worth, Chicago, San Antonio, San Francisco, Phoenix, Harlingen, Fresno, Denver, Philadelphia, Las Vegas, Boston, Tucson and Puerto Rico. In addition, Telemundo Station Group operates TeleXitos, the national multicast network that offers viewers popular action and adventure television series and feature films in Spanish. The group also provides support to 53 Telemundo affiliates across the country and manages dedicated local websites and applications, as well as a robust digital out-of-home operation.

**Country** United States

**State** Pennsylvania

**City** Bala-Cynwyd

**Responsibilities**

**Qualifications/Requirements**

Basic Qualifications



+ Bachelor’s degree

+ Minimum 2 years as on-air weathercaster

+ Experience with WSI weather system and graphics

+ Must be willing to work long hours, holidays, varying shifts (including nights, overnights and weekends) and report to work to respond to news emergencies

+ Must be willing to work in Philadelphia area and travel as needed for special assignments.

+ Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States

+ Must be 18 years or older.Additional Job Requirements

+ Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered

+ Must be willing to work in Bala Cynwyd, PA & surrounding areas.

+ Must be willing to work long hours, holidays, varying shifts (including weekends) and report to work to respond news emergencies

+ Must have a valid driver’s license

+ Must be fluent in Spanish (speak, read & write)

+ Must be able to provide a reel/portfolio of work examples -- if available, include a web address when you submit your resume

**Desired Characteristics**

Desired Qualifications



+ Bachelor's in Meteorology preferred

+ Tell local weather story that connects with viewers

+ Work with news team to create complete coverage of weather story

+ Ability to anticipate situations, meet deadlines, organize and manage multiple priorities

+ High energy and teamwork mentality is a must

+ Strong computer skills especially in PowerPoint

+ Well organized and a high level of attention to detail

+ Basic Knowledge of graphic production software, writing and editing

+ Scientist who is also a great story teller

+ Passion to be a part of a major weather event, no matter when it happens

+ Experience with severe weather coverage, including but not limited to hurricanes, tornados, severe thunderstorms, flooding and ice events

+ Compelling on-air presence – crisp, clear, and confidant delivery in Spanish

+ 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 in Spanish.

+ Strong leadership qualities and self-motivation.

+ Understanding of the demands of an on-air HD environment

**Notices**







Categories

  • Arts / Entertainment / Media
  • Reporter

The NBC Owned Television Stations create and distribute engaging content that connects with a valuable audience in 10 major markets across the country. Our content platforms include: NBC Stations broadcast and COZI TV, station websites, digital out-of home, and mobile.  Through our local news operations, our lifestyle production arm LX.TV, and our local sales marketing and production teams, NBC creates content that connects communities with the people, events, and issues they care about most.

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