Graduate Meteorologist

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About us

MetDesk is the UK’s largest private sector weather forecasting business. Founded ten years ago the business has established itself as the leading provider of weather information services to a global customer base. Delivering highly specialised weather information and support services for weather- critical operations, MetDesk is at the forefront of accurate, timely and innovative services for our rapidly expanding customer-base. The company is headquartered in the picturesque Chiltern town of Wendover, just 50 minutes from central London by train. MetDesk’s modern and vibrant offices are home to its dedicated forecast centre, utilising the very latest innovations in forecasting and monitoring technology. Due to ongoing expansion, we are seeking graduate meteorologists to join our friendly, dynamic forecast team. This is an exciting opportunity to become an important part of the fastest growing commercial weather forecasting company in Europe.

Job Title

Graduate Meteorologist

Job Description

The successful candidate(s) will work within our team of 24/7 shift meteorologists, analysing and interpreting observational and forecast model data to ensure our customers are always in receipt of the most accurate and up-to-date information available. As a company operating in a number of fast-paced exciting markets, a proactive, professional and energetic approach is required, with a willingness to get involved in all aspects of the working environment.

Experience and skills required

Essential criteria:

  • A degree in meteorology
  • In-depth knowledge of UK and European synoptic meteorology, climatology and geography
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Good computer skills
  • Willingness to work unsociable hours, including night shifts, weekends and public holidays
  • Understanding the importance of team work
  • UK/EU resident or valid UK work permit
Please send your CV with covering letter in PDF or MS Word format to careers@metdesk.com
Remuneration and benefits package will be attractive and commensurate with experience.
The closing date for applications is Friday 29th July 2022 with employment start-dates during the autumn.
MetDesk Limited is an equal opportunities employer. MetDesk Limited is certified Carbon Neutral.