WEATHER INTERN

About Gray Television:

Gray Television supports local community interests by providing quality television broadcasting and exceptional service in each market we serve. Gray owns and/or operates television stations and leading digital properties in 93 television markets, including the first or second highest rated television station in 85 markets. We are an unmatched broadcast pioneer that keeps getting bigger and better.

Our portfolio includes the number-one and/or number-two ranked television station operations in essentially all of our markets. We are an unmatched broadcast pioneer that keeps getting bigger and better.

About KNOE:

KNOE-TV 8 News is an award-winning television station and news organization located in Monroe, Louisiana, covering northeast Louisiana, Union and Ashley Counties in Arkansas, and Warren and Adams Counties in Mississippi. KNOE-TV is owned by Atlanta-based Gray Television and is a sister station to ABC affiliate KAQY. Our offices and studios are located on Oliver Road in Monroe, and our transmitter is located in the town of Columbia in Caldwell, Parish. Since our first broadcast day on September 27, 1953, KNOE-TV has offered the best in the news, entertainment, weather, sports, and investigative reporting. In addition to providing high-quality programming from both the CBS and ABC television networks, we also offer programs from the CW network. For further information, please visit www.knoe.com.

Job Summary:

As a KNOE 8 News weather intern, you'll get training and learn what it takes to put together a multimedia weather forecast. Interns get hands-on experience with The Weather Company's Max ecosystem and get the opportunity to put together their own resume reel. Interns are responsible for helping create weather graphics, posting and monitoring the KNOE 8 News social media pages, and assisting with special projects throughout the semester.

Requirements:

·In pursuit of an Associate, Bachelor or Graduate degree at an Accredited Institution and be able to provide documentation to confirm your degree progress.
·Current class standing of junior or above
·Must be 18 years of age or older
·Needs to be able to work on-site in Monroe, LA
·Internship is non-paying
·Interns need to receive school credit hours for internship

Education, Experience, Certification Requirements:

·Desired Backgrounds: Atmospheric Science, Broadcast Meteorology, Communications, Journalism
·Previous internship experience or on-campus leadership

Additional Info:

To apply email Chief Meteorologist Marcus Walter, marcus.walter@knoe.com

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