Bilingual Meteorologist NBCU Local Boston

Job Description

Job Description

_ Responsibilities:_

  • Drive accurate weather forecasts and content on all platforms
  • Be available at any time dangerous weather conditions occur
  • Deliver urgent and accurate breaking weather news
  • Keep news team informed of upcoming weather conditions for coverage plans
  • Work directly with WSI to troubleshoot issues or needs
  • Produce weather forecasts, segments and stories
  • Tell the market’s weather stories in a way that connects with and captivates viewers.
  • Develop innovative and creative ways of presenting the daily weather story, 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 producers and news team 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.
  • Use of social media daily and especially during severe events.
  • Integrate use of augmented reality graphics into daily weather presentations

Qualifications:
Qualifications

Basic Qualifications

  • Minimum of two years’ experience as a television weather meteorologist/anchor
  • Bilingual in Spanish & English

Additional Job Requirements

  • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered.
  • Must have the ability to work flexible and sometimes long hours due to the nature of weather events.
  • Must be 18 years old or greater.
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States.

Desired Characteristics

  • Seal from accredited national weather organization (NWA, AMS) preferred.
  • BS degree in Meteorology preferred.
  • Experience with severe weather coverage, including but not limited to heavy snow, hurricanes, tornados, severe thunderstorms, flooding and ice events.
  • Passion to be a part of a major weather event, no matter when it happens.
  • Compelling on-air presence – crisp, clear, and confidant.
  • 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.
  • Strong leadership qualities and self-motivation.
  • Understanding of the demands of an on-air HD environment.

Additional Requirements:

Required On-Site : This position is required to be performed full-time from NBCU Local Boston.

Additional Information

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.

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access nbcunicareers.com as a result of your disability. You can request reasonable accommodations in the US by calling 1-818-777-4107 and in the UK by calling +44 2036185726.

Qualifications

**Basic Qualifications**

* Minimum of two years’ experience as a television weather meteorologist/anchor
* Bilingual in Spanish & English

**Additional Job Requirements**

* Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered.
* Must have the ability to work flexible and sometimes long hours due to the nature of weather events.
* Must be 18 years old or greater.
* Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States.

**Desired Characteristics**

* Seal from accredited national weather organization (NWA, AMS) preferred.
* BS degree in Meteorology preferred.
* Experience with severe weather coverage, including but not limited to heavy snow, hurricanes, tornados, severe thunderstorms, flooding and ice events.
* Passion to be a part of a major weather event, no matter when it happens.
* Compelling on-air presence – crisp, clear, and confidant.
* 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.
* Strong leadership qualities and self-motivation.
* Understanding of the demands of an on-air HD environment.

**Additional Requirements:**

**Required On-Site** : This position is required to be performed full-time from NBCU Local Boston.

Additional Information

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.

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access nbcunicareers.com as a result of your disability. You can request reasonable accommodations in the US by calling 1-818-777-4107 and in the UK by calling +44 2036185726.

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