Job Opening: Weekend Meteorologist
ABC Columbia News-WOLO TV has an immediate opening for an experienced Weekend Meteorologist. We are looking for a seasoned and dedicated weather professional to join our weather team in Columbia, SC.
The person in the position will deliver the daily forecast, record forecasts for multiple digital platforms as well as our media partners, be responsible for issuing warning alerts, produce graphics and maps and report live during weather events including Hurricane coverage. The candidate must be able to utilize social media during severe weather as well as write weather stories and update forecast information on lines and all other required platforms. Must be familiar with The Weather Company’s MAX product line, WSI Max System.
We are looking for an experienced forecaster who can engage the audience on air and through various social media platforms. Some reporting may be required
Minimum 1 year experience. Meteorology degree preferred. AMS Seal preferred.
Candidate must have ability meet deadlines and manage multiple priorities. Must work well in a team environment, have excellent writing, verbal and interpersonal communication skills. Must be available to work weekends, nights, holidays and irregular hours. Must have a good driving record.
Send reel and resume to
Crysty Vaughan, News Director
June 21, 2023