Operational Meteorlogist

WeatherWorks is seeking an Operational Meteorologist.

 

Date posted

Oct. 24, 2019 12:00 am

Application deadline

Nov. 24, 2019 12:00 am

Organization

WeatherWorks

Location

  • United States

Job description

About WeatherWorks:

Located in Hackettstown, NJ, WeatherWorks is a private weather consulting firm specializing in innovative forecast solutions and customized, client-specific forecasts with expertise in snow and ice prediction. Since 1986, WeatherWorks has provided a distinguished level of service to clients that are impacted by the weather. The company culture is a casual, fun, and collaborative environment while ensuring staff meets both company and client expectations.

Job Description:
WeatherWorks is seeking an Operational Meteorologist with a passion for forecasting and the ability to effectively and efficiently communicate with both clients and co-workers. A sound understanding of the atmosphere is required of the meteorologist, along with the ability to create a fluid, descriptive forecast.

The meteorologist will have the opportunity to provide client-specific forecasts, in addition to creating past weather summaries. WeatherWorks encourages continued development as a meteorologist, and growth into additional departments within the company.

Candidates must reside within driving distance to Northwest New Jersey or be willing to relocate.

Schedule:
This full time position will begin in November or December. WeatherWorks operates 24/7 and will require candidates to work rotating shifts which will include a period of overnight or early morning shifts. In addition, the meteorologist will work some weekend days and some holidays. 

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Meteorology & at least 1 - 2 years of Operational Experience
  • Strong understanding of weather processes and forecasting techniques
  • Ability to forecast for snow and ice, along with understanding their impacts
  • Knowledge of primary forecasting models, BUFKIT, satellite and radar
  • Fluent in METAR code and surface observations
  • Good oral, written and personal communication skills
  • Ability to multitask and excel in a fast paced environment

Application Instructions:
Please email your resume, along with a cover letter and a copy of your college transcript to
Robert Reale at careers@weatherworksinc.com