Job Description


Make your mark in Broadcasting. Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc is one of the largest and most diversified television broadcasting companies in the nation, programming 167 stations located in 77 geographically diverse markets after pending transactions. Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believes in a vision and is dedicated to making Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc a communications powerhouse. We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team!

WACH the FOX affiliate in Columbia, SC, has an immediate opening for an high-energy, aggressive, creative and hard-working Morning Meteorologist. The ideal candidate will work as a member of our Morning News team as well as a Meteorologist for our extremely productive weather team.

As a meteorologist the ideal candidate will help with daily weather forecasts, record forecasts for multiple broadcast and digital platforms, issue warnings and alerts, produce graphics and maps and report live during weather events. The candidate must be able to utilize social media during severe weather as well as write weather stories and update forecast information on WACH.com.

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!



Bachelor's degree in meteorology, atmospheric science, broadcast journalism or communications. Certified meteorologist is desired. Ability to meet deadlines and manage multiple priorities. Must work well in a team environment. Must have excellent writing, verbal and interpersonal communication skills.

 College degree and at least 2 years experience. Experience with Weather Central and WSI weather systems preferred. 

You must apply online to be considered.  When completing the online application, please include a web link to your work.

Company Overview

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is one of the largest and most diversified television broadcasting companies in the country today. Sinclair owns and operates, programs, or provides sales services to 57 television stations in 35 markets. Sinclair's television group includes 19 FOX, 17 MyTV, 9 ABC, 9 CW, 2 CBS, and 1 NBC affiliates and reaches approximately 22% of all U.S. television households. Sinclair, either directly or through its Ventures subsidiary, makes equity investments in strategic companies. Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. was founded in 1986, went public in 1995 and is traded on the Nasdaq Exchange under the ticker symbol SBGI.

Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believes in a vision and is dedicated to making Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc a communications powerhouse. We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team!

We believe Sinclair Broadcast Group’s people are our most important asset. Our teams
make the critical difference in how we perform and their skills, talents, and determination separate us from our competitors. We also believe people can achieve their full potential when they enjoy their work, so it is a priority to provide a workplace where growth, success, and fun go hand in hand.

We are quite simply, the employer of choice in the broadcast industry. We believe our employees have the knowledge, the dedication, and the ingenuity to lead us to newer heights, to break through the barriers to success, and to continue to build upon our already celebrated tradition. Become a part of our family today.

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