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KTVE NBC 10/KARD FOX 14 in West Monroe, Louisiana is looking for a Meteorologist/Digital Content Producer.
We are adding to our weather team. We are looking for a person who is passionate about accurate Meteorology, quality Journalism, and timely interaction with our viewers. As a Meteorologist, you will be operating our brand-new Baron Lynx system, paired with our brand-new Baron Doppler radar, the only broadcast radar in the Monroe market. You would become part of an experienced weather team, led by our Chief Meteorologist Jarod Floyd. The ideal candidate will work heavily on our digital and social media presence. In this position, you may also work as an MMJ, reporting on stories in the region.
The candidate we are looking for needs a strong on-air presence, solid Meteorology skills, and a love for social media. A college degree in Meteorological Sciences or Journalism is necessary. Previous newsroom experience is a plus. This position reports to the News Director.
We are a small but determined newsroom, looking to create journalistic excellence in Northeast Louisiana. As part of the Nexstar family, there is plenty of room to grow from the Monroe market and into other markets within the company.
Resumes must have a link to your Meteorologist reel. Resumes without a link to your reel will NOT be considered. NO PHONE CALLS.
Requirements & Skills:
Physical Demands & Work Environment:
The Meteorologist/Multimedia Journalist 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 near others, work outdoors occasionally in all weather conditions, and work indoors in environmentally controlled conditions. In addition, 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.