Bilingual Meteorologist (Job #57186BR)

October 6, 2020 by Comments Off on Bilingual Meteorologist (Job #57186BR)

Website telemundoAZ Telemundo Arizona

Duties/Responsibilities:

·       Tell the market’s weather stories in an interactive way that it connects with and captivates bilingual viewers across multiplatform formats.

·       Develop innovative and creative ways of presenting the daily weather story and next weather maker with an emphasis on accuracy and integrity of data.

·       Produce weather graphics and analyze data from the National Weather Service as well as other meteorological sources.

·       Work with the weather team and producers to create complete coverage of weather. Also prepare and post forecasts for multiple platforms.

·       Some live reporting and attendance at community and weather-related events will be required.

·       Report on community feature stories happening around Arizona.

·       Participate in special projects.

·       Use of social media daily and especially during severe events.

Qualifications/Requirements:

·       Minimum of two years’ experience as a television weather anchor or meteorologist.

·       Degree in meteorology is preferred.

·       Fluent bilingual English/Spanish speaker to include written word.

·       External applicants must submit a resume/CV through nbcunicareers.com to be considered

·       Must be willing to submit to a background investigation.

·       Must have the ability to work flexible and sometimes long hours due to the nature of weather events.

·       Ability to possibly work nights and weekends for coverage of weather events.

·       Must be 18 years or greater.

·       Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States.

·       Must accept Solutions as NBC Universal’s Alternative Dispute Resolution program

·       Must have excellent driving record and active driver’s license.

Desired Characteristics: 

·       Experience with severe weather coverage, including but not limited to tornados, severe thunderstorms, ice and snow events.

·       Passion to be a part of a major weather event, no matter when or where it happens.

·       BS degree in meteorology preferred.

·       Compelling on-air presence – crisp, clear, and confidant bilingual delivery.

·       Should thrive working under the intense deadline pressure of television weather.

·       Technologically savvy with strong computer skills.

·       Excellent written and verbal communication/presentation skills.

·       Strong leadership qualities and self-motivation.

·       Understanding of the demands of an on-air HD environment.

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