Chief Meteorologist

Columbia, SC
Posted: 2019-02-06


WACH-TV is looking for a full-time Chief Meteorologist to lead our weather team. You will be responsible for the content of the on-air weather cast and on our digital platforms.

Make your mark in Broadcasting and Digital Media. Sinclair Broadcast Group and Sinclair Digital Solutions are dedicated to making Sinclair a communications powerhouse! We are the largest and most diversified television broadcasting company in the country. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to more television stations than anyone and has affiliations with all major networks. Sinclair Digital group is focused on bringing the most engaging content to web, mobile and over-the-top broadcasting to audiences all over the country! Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believe in a vision and are dedicated ensuring a great future for our employees. Whether you are an industry veteran or a just starting out, you can find it at Sinclair! We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team!



·         Issue warnings and alerts

·         Produce graphics and maps

·         Report live during weather events

·         Forecast, produce, and present clear and concise weather casts- which tell a story and connect with viewers

·         Developing content and graphics for on-air, web, and social media

·         Make public appearances on behalf of the station

·         Working with producers to determine relevant weather content in breaking and everyday situations

·         Report from community events and breaking news




·         Previous on-air experience presenting weather and news information is required

·         A Meteorology degree and national accredited weather seals are preferred

·         Ability to demonstrate experience with active and visual live shots is required


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