Meteorologist (Bilingual)

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DUTIES & REQUIREMENTS: KRGV Channel 5 is looking for a meteorologist for a Spanish newscast. Must have a degree in Meteorology or equivalent. Must be able to work under deadlines in a fast-paced environment. Candidate will also be asked to work extensive hours during bad weather days.  Will be working with WSI System. Experience in news reporting, strong writing skills and knowledge of TV techniques. Fluency in English and Spanish is required. 

KRGV (ABC) is located in the warm and beautiful Rio Grande Valley of South Texas. (Harlingen - Weslaco - Brownsville - McAllen, Texas, DMA #84)

Privately owned by the Manship family since 1964, KRGV offers its employees excellent benefits and use of state-of-the-art technologies.  Channel 5 News is a hard news brand that drives market-leading ratings in a fast growing area with significant breaking news.

KRGV-TV does not discriminate in its employment and personnel practices because of a person’s race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status. The Federal Communications Commission specifically prohibits discriminatory employment practices.

Informing you and your organization of the above employment opportunity is an affirmative action on our part to actively seek qualified minorities and women for our staff vacancies.  Through your assistance, we want to ensure that our employment opportunities are made known to members of minority groups and to women.

KRGV-TV is a drug-free and smoke-free workplace.

If you know of any person(s) who might be qualified for the above vacancy please send a cover letter and resume to Tammy Meier, Personnel Manager, KRGV-TV, P.O. Box 5, Weslaco, Texas 78599; or e-mail to; or fax to 956-973-5003. No Phone Calls Please.