Reporter / Weather Forecaster
WXXV-TV FOX 25/NBC 25, Gulfport/Biloxi, Mississippi market is looking for a talented Reporter/Weather Forecaster to join our growing team on the beautiful Mississippi Gulf Coast. This is a full-time position.
We want a Reporter with the ability to do Weather Forecasts on the weekends. News reporting skills are required for this position. Solid writing skills are a must for this position. This is a great opportunity for a person doing News but with strong Weather interests.
Working knowledge of ENPS Newsroom computers and Adobe Premiere is helpful. A degree in Journalism or a related field is required. A positive attitude is as important as skill sets.
Familiarity of WSI and understanding Mississippi Gulf Coast Weather is helpful. A Meteorology degree is preferred, but not essential.
We need a person who understands the impact of a wide variety of weather conditions and is able to clearly convey this information to viewers. Candidates must have experience developing the weather story of the day with video, pictures and computer graphics.
A good driving record is a must. We utilize DMV & criminal background checks as a condition of employment.
Please email a resume, references and a link to any samples of your work to:
Mail or fax resumes to: WXXV TV, Attn: Human Resources, P O Box 2500, Gulfport, MS 39505.
Employment at WXXV shall be based on merit, qualification, and competence. Employment practice shall not be influenced or affected by virtue of an applicant’s or an employee’s race, age, sex, religion, color, national origin, or disability. Females and minorities are encouraged to apply.
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