Gulf-California Broadcast Company in Palm Springs/Thousand Palms, California is searching for a Meteorologist/Multi Media Journalist to join our news team. This employee will present up-to-date and conversational weather forecasts and produce reports on local news.
Our ideal candidate is an experienced weathercaster who can tell an interesting an informative weather story. We are a Digital First newsroom and expect viewer engagement on all platforms.
We are looking for someone who has experience in a broadcast newsroom, is passionate about journalism, and is a self-starter who knows how to develop sources and enterprise stories.
We are ready to train a coachable candidate to shoot and edit.
The ideal candidate will have:
· Background in meteorology or related study
· Experience producing and presenting weather in broadcast news
· Strong writing and communication skills
· Engaging on-air presence
· Ability to handle breaking news and unexpected changes
· Critical thinking abilities and strong editorial judgment
· A commitment to digital content
· Understanding of newscast production
· A positive attitude and strong work ethic
Newsroom employees are expected to be able to work flexible schedules, including weekends, holidays, and early or late shifts. Spanish proficiency is a plus.
Our newsroom is unique as we are home to local news on ABC, CBS, FOX, and Telemundo affiliates.
If you are ready for the challenge, tell us more about who you are and share your work.
Aside from living and working in the beautiful Coachella Valley, Gulf California Broadcast Company offers employees a wide range of benefits consisting of medical, dental, vision, life and disability, holidays, PTO, and a generous 401k plan.
When applying for this position, please note your referral source, and go to KESQ.com under About Us, choose Jobs/Internships. All applicants must apply through the website. Employment is contingent upon the successful completion of a drug screen and background check. Finalists must furnish evidence of employment authorization and identification.
PLEASE NO PHONE CALLS.
Gulf California is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Posting closes when position is filled.