Skip to main content

Weathercaster/General Assignment Reporter, KABC-TV

Apply NowApply Later Job ID 773547BR Location Glendale, California, United States Business Direct-to-Consumer and International Date posted Feb. 06, 2021

Job Summary:

ABC7 Los Angeles is seeking a weathercaster for weekend newscasts and weekday general assignment reporting.

Basic Qualifications:

Previous reporting and weather forecasting experience in local television required. Ability to translate complex weather information into conversational, relatable and useful tools for our audiences. Looking for a creative team player who is a fantastic storyteller and communicator across all platforms. Must understand how to create unique and shareable stories for television, digital, social and streaming. Schedule flexibility and willingness to work early mornings or evenings and holidays a must.

Preferred Qualifications:

Meteorologist certification preferred. Working knowledge of WSI Max Graphics, EEC Radar, shooting and editing, and production of digital content also a plus.


About Direct-to-Consumer and International:

Comprised of Disney’s international media businesses and the Company’s various streaming services, the Direct-to-Consumer and International segment aligns technology, content and distribution platforms to expand the Company’s global footprint and deliver world-class, personalized entertainment experiences to consumers around the world. This segment is responsible for The Walt Disney Company’s direct-to-consumer businesses globally, including the ESPN+ sports streaming service, programmed in partnership with ESPN; Disney+, the dedicated streaming home for entertainment from Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars, National Geographic; and the Company’s ownership stake in Hulu. As part of the Direct-to-Consumer and International segment, Disney Streaming Services, developer of the ESPN+ and Disney +, oversees all consumer-facing digital technology and products across the Company.

About The Walt Disney Company:

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.

This position is with ABC Holding Company, Inc., which is part of a business segment we call Direct-to-Consumer and International.

ABC Holding Company, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other basis prohibited by federal, state or local law. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.

Apply NowApply Later