WJBK FOX2 News Reporter/Fill-In Weather Anchor in Austin, Texas


Enterprise, research and report news stories on a daily basis, emphasizing creativity and originality. Perform as fill-in weather anchor as needed. Report news and deliver weather in a conversational, credible style. Present material in a compelling and engaging manner. Must have excellent live shot abilities. Ability to ad-lib effectively. Contribute regularly to social media efforts.


2-3 years’ experience as television news reporter. Previous weather anchoring experience. College degree required. Meteorology Certification preferred. Strong knowledge of current events. Strong command of English language; working knowledge of libel laws and generally accepted journalistic ethics. Ability to present factual, timely, accurate and responsible weather information. Must be a highly creative, motivated self-starter and be a team player. Must exercise good judgment. Working knowledge of newsroom and weather computer systems. Ability to shoot and edit. Strong social media skills. Must be able to drive company vehicles. Must have a good driving record.**

Job: News Reporter

Primary Location: United States-Texas-Austin

Schedule: Full-time

Job Type: Standard

Req ID: 17000399