The person we’re looking for should be have a degree in Meteorology or related field, be able to generate their own forecasts separate from the National Weather Service by analyzing data and reading/understanding model data, be able to update the website and social media in an effective and timely manner, especially during severe weather, and provide calm and confident information during severe weather outbreaks.
Southeast Wyoming is an exciting and challenging area to forecast in, since we experience everything from Blizzards & Arctic Outbreaks to Severe Weather & Tornadoes. At your disposal will be a state of the art Weather System (WSI Max & Max Storm and Weather Central Live:Wire) and colleagues who share your love for weather.
We are an award-winning newsroom in beautiful Cheyenne with a staff that comes from all over the country. If this is in your career path and you think you’d make a great fit within the KGWN team, apply with a cover letter, resume, and reel to www.gray.tv/applynow.
Pre-employment and random drug testing are conditions of employment. You must possess a valid driver`s license with a good driving record, and you must be able to carry 25-30 pounds of field news equipment on an as-needed basis.
KGWN is an EOE and retains the right to close this job posting at any time.
KGWN NewsChannel 5
2923 E. Lincolnway
Cheyenne, WY 82001