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Meteorologist/Weather Anchor - Telemundo Chicago

NBCUniversal, LLC, Chicago, Illinois

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Level: Manager (Supervisor)


WSNS-TV, Telemundo Chicago, Spanish language TV station, is in one of the top markets in the country and we are looking for a dynamic, thorough, dedicated Weather Anchor to anchor and produce weather segments across all content platforms, among other projects.

Essential Functions/Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate to maintain Telemundo Chicago’s El Tiempo Primera Alerta #1 most accurate weather forecast standing in Spanish language in Chicago (WeatheRate)
  • Gather and creatively prepare weather information for on-air presentation of the daily weather story in all our platforms
  • Use all weather resources and tools including Barons and Augmented Reality to depict the weather stories in the most compelling and relevant manner
  • Employ strategy and engagement daily on social media including sending severe weather alerts/warnings.
  • Lead the team and drive content during severe weather coverage with urgency and accuracy
  • Plan for upcoming weather conditions
  • Upload weather segments on digital platforms
  • Report weather-related stories and features for all platforms
  • Must work flexible hours when needed especially during severe weather
  • Make public appearances on behalf of the station


  • Minimum 3 years’ experience as broadcast TV Meteorologist, weather anchor or related experience
  • Meteorology degree, B.S. in related field or studying toward degree preferred
  • Knowledge of computer graphics systems such as: Doppler Radar, Satellite Maps, WSI, Barons, Augmented Reality
  • Must possess excellent written and spoken Spanish-language skills
  • Proven ability to ad-lib effortlessly while under pressure during weather breaking news

    Eligibility / Additional Requirements:
  • Must submit a resume/CV online to be considered an applicant
  • Must be willing to work in Chicago
  • Must be 18 years or older
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
  • Must submit an attestation disclosing your COVID-19 vaccination status and, if partially or fully vaccinated, submitting your vaccination record no later than 7 days following commencement of employment.
  • Must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 at the commencement of employment or adhere to enhanced protocols if Company determines your job position requires accessing an NBCUniversal worksite.
  • Must be willing to adhere to all Company COVID-19 workplace safety policies and protocols.

  • Able to work flexible hours and/or weekends as needed for severe weather coverage
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Excellent people skills to work well within a team
  • Ability to multi-task in a dynamic, content driven, technology intensive environment
  • Fluent in speaking and writing in English language highly desired

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    NBCUniversal is an equal opportunity employer and will provide reasonable accommodations as required by applicable federal, state, and/or local laws.
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    NBCUniversal owns and operates over 20 different businesses across 30 countries including a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, world-renowned theme parks and a premium ad-supported streaming service.

    Here you can be your authentic self. As a company uniquely positioned to educate, entertain and empower through our platforms, Comcast NBCUniversal stands for including everyone. We strive to foster a diverse and inclusive culture where our employees feel supported, embraced and heard. We believe that our workforce should represent the communities we live in, so that together, we can continue to create and deliver content that reflects the current and ever-changing face of the world. Learn more about Comcast NBCUniversal’s commitment and how we are making an impact.

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