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Company: Gray Television
Location: Colorado Springs
Posted on: March 10, 2023

Job Description:

About Gray Television: Gray Television is a leading media company that owns and operates high-quality stations in 113 television markets that collectively reach 36 percent of US television households.--We constantly strive for excellence. Through upgrading to the latest technology and seeking new ways to stay on top in our markets, we focus on training and development of the best and brightest employees in the business. We understand that life needs balance.-- That is why we offer our employees and eligible family members a comprehensive benefits package, including:

  • Safe harbor 401(k) Plan with matching and profit sharing contributions
  • Major Medical, dental, and vision plan options
  • Employer contributions towards HSA plans
  • Flex benefits, including healthcare and dependent care FSA plans
  • Employer Paid Life
  • Short and Long-term disability
  • Voluntary plans, including hospital indemnity, critical illness, whole life and accident insurance
  • 10 paid company holidays, plus PTO
  • Wellness initiatives and other exciting work-life programs About KKTV: KKTV is located in picturesque Downtown Colorado Springs in Colorado, and with breathtaking views of the Front Range of the Rocky Mountains, it's immediately easy to see why people are flocking to colorful Southern Colorado! KKTV 11 News is the Breaking News and Weather Leader in Southern Colorado, and we always put the safety of our viewers first. With more than 65 years of excellence in the community, a multitude of awards including Emmy, Murrow, and Colorado Broadcaster's Association awards, and state-of-the-art technology, being the leader in the community is integral to the culture of KKTV. Our departments work together as a team to serve our community. We are involved with local non-profits like Pikes Peak United Way and Care and Share Food Bank, and we sponsor fun events like the annual Christmas parade and balloon festival. We work hard and we also like to have fun together. Southern Colorado is our home, and we strive every day to make it an even better place to live and work. Job Summary/Description:---- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- ----Job Pay (Hourly/Salary):-- -- --$40K - 65K-- DOE To present a professional image and to demonstrate a strong knowledge of meteorology. To set the standard for station weather and provide direction to other members of the weather staff with emphasis on accuracy, timeliness and a highly professional and polished image. Duties and responsibilities include (but not limited to): --- Produce a high quality and accurate weather forecast for weekday newscasts with an emphasis on state-of-the-art computer graphics for air presentation. --- Effectively tell the weather story of the day and understand that weather is an integral part of the overall newscast, weather and traffic mobile app, social media and on-line at --- Passion for breaking weather and willingness to work alternate hours if need be for severe weather coverage. --- Ability to apply meteorological knowledge to enhance traffic segments on and off air. --- Fill in on alternate newscasts as assigned and assist Chief Meteorologist in Breaking Weather/Severe Weather situations.--- Public appearances as a station representative maintaining a professional image both on air and off. --- Provide useful information via all social media platforms. --- Employee is held accountable for all duties of the position including generate content for web channel Qualifications/Requirements: --- College degree in meteorology. Seals of the National Weather Association and American Meteorological Society are preferred, but certainly not necessary. Three (3) years as a weather anchor at a broadcast station. --- A clean driving record, ability to drive in various weather conditions and valid driver's license is a requirement of this position. If you feel you're qualified and want to work with a great group of people go to , you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on "apply now", upload your resume, cover letter and references KKTV-TV/Gray Television Group, Inc. is a drug-free company Additional Info: Gray Television provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Gray Television complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.Gray Television expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Gray's employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge. As a condition of employment, Gray Television will require that newly hired employees, whether part-time or full-time, be fully vaccinated against the coronavirus by the first workday to the extent permitted by applicable law unless you qualify for a medical or religious accommodation.

Keywords: Gray Television, Colorado Springs , METEOROLOGIST - KKTV, Other , Colorado Springs, Colorado

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