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WANE, the news and weather leader in Fort Wayne, is currently seeking a full-time on-air and online meteorologist/reporter to join our weather team. The ideal candidate offers a passion for telling the weather story on all media platforms using the best of radar and High Definition broadcast weather technology. Candidate will be able to produce news content. Must possess reporting, shooting, writing, and editing abilities. Weekend coverage and weekday flexibility to include weather-related reporting and severe weather reporting are required. Must have a degree in meteorology or related sciences
Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
Requirements & Skills:
The Meteorologist 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.
ALL applicants must apply on-line at: https://broadcastcareers-nexstar.icims.com . Please upload resume, work samples and references before September 28, 2018. No phone calls please.