Anchor will provide morning and noon weather reports for KPIX-TV news programs. Anchor must be able to produce weather information and present to viewers. Must be able to gather, assemble and explain information on all stories assigned to you. Occasionally may be assigned to cover stories outside the station - on location. Write clearly and interestingly and use video and graphics to illustrate facts and ideas in the story. Will interview guests appropriate to the stories being presented. Anchor should be up to date with current events. Will also be available to make personal appearances to promote the station. This position is represented by AFTRA.
Must have at least five years of television experience, with a minimum of 3 years as a weather reporter, working in local market or network television news. Must have in-depth presentation and oral communication skills. Ability to collaborate effectively with a wide range of personnel. Must be able to do live reporting in an engaging and effective manner. Familiarity with the Bay Area extremely helpful. College degree required or equivalent experience. Weather computer and graphics skilled are required.
Must be able to operate keyboard with accuracy and speed, and have a valid driver's license in order to drive to reporting locations.