KDRV-TV, the Heartland Media-owned ABC affiliate in Medford, Oregon is accepting applications for the position of Chief Meteorologist. We are looking for an experienced forecaster eager to test his or her skills in a dynamic weather environment. Ocean beaches, mountain ranges and sprawling agricultural land are just a few of the microclimates in our coverage area.
In addition to preparing and presenting forecasts for our weekday evening newscasts, the successful candidate will generate content for kdrv.com, Facebook, Twitter and other content distribution platforms. A college degree in meteorology or atmospheric sciences and minimum two years on-air experience required. AMS and/or NWA seal strongly preferred. Experience with WSI's Max weather system helpful.
KDRV-TV has been the ratings leader in the Medford/Klamath Falls market for more than two decades, and we are looking for someone who wants to help continue our ratings success. Our station is just a short drive away from skiing, whitewater rafting, and the Tony award-winning Oregon Shakespeare Festival.
Email cover letter, resume, references and link to resume reel to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
If by mail send to: KDRV-TV Attn: Office Administrator 1090 Knutson Ave. Medford OR 97504
NO PHONE CALLS. You must possess or be able to obtain a valid Oregon drivers license. A pre-employment drug screen is required. KDRV-TV is an equal opportunity employer.