New York’s Emmy Award winning WPIX-TV seeks a dynamic and creative Weather Producer.
The overall role is to analyze data and develop weather forecasts for the Tri-State area. The successful candidate will create on-air graphics for the PIX 11 News at 5, PIX 11 News at 10, and the WPIX website, as well as brief On-Air Talent on current weather affecting the Tri-State area. In addition, the Producer will compose weather scripts for news broadcasts, and create custom text message forecasts for cell-phone subscribers in the NYC area. The Producer will also be responsible for posting and updating pertinent weather forecast and storm information on WPIX social media accounts.
BS/BA in Meteorology required. Ability to analyze the various NCEP Forecast Models (NAM, GFS, etc.) required. Excellent written and verbal skills required. Experience with WSI True View MAX and WSI ShowFx weather system is preferred. The ability to gather and update information under extreme pressure during severe weather events/emergencies that are affecting the viewing area is also required.
WPIX is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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