Lifestyle Show Photographer
at Sinclair Broadcast Group

Date Posted: 5/30/2019

Job Description

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!

KGBT-TV, in Harlingen, Texas, (covering the Rio Grande Valley and Corpus Christi Markets) is looking for a Lifestyle Show Photographer.

Our ideal candidate is a creative leader with vision to reach viewers, has excellent photography skills, editing skills, sharp entertainment judgment, the ability to work independently and with others. A positive attitude and strong organizational skills are necessary. We’re looking for someone to make some magic in this fast growing market! The right candidate will work with the Sales and News departments as needed.

Requirements:

  • We are looking for a proactive team-player who can produce good lifestyle show content under set deadlines
  • Must have valid driver’s license, a good driving record, and be able to operate station vehicles
  • Must have at least 2 years of shooting experience and technical knowledge of editing and photo equipment
  • The ability to edit and shoot general content segments, lives shots, and natural sound packages
  • Must be able to lift and carry between 25 and 50 pounds on a regular basis
  • Must work well and quickly under deadline stress
  • Familiarity with file-based video cameras is preferred
  • Adobe Premier Pro and/or Avid editing experience is preferred
  • The ability to work flexible shifts and maintain a positive image with our viewing public is required

You must apply online to be considered. Please include a recent web link of your work while completing the online application. If you do not have a link to your work, please apply online and then send a resume and non-returnable DVD of a recent work to: Colleen Willis, GSM Re: Lifestyle Show, 9201 W. Expressway 83, Harlingen, TX  78552. No phone calls or emails at the station.

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

Job Snapshot

About Us

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! In addition, Sinclair is the leading local news provider in the country, as well as a producer of sports content. Sinclair owns a multicast network, four radio stations and a cable network. Sinclair’s content is delivered via multiple-platforms, including over-the-air, multi-channel video program distributors, and digital platforms. Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. was founded in 1986, went public in 1995 and is traded on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the ticker symbol SBGI.

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. Sinclair's 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. . We are advancing the world of broadcasting and we need talented, dedicated, ethical professionals to do so. Our teams make the critical difference in how we perform and their skills, talents and determination separate us from our competitors. To be the best, you have to attract the best. This is why we provide opportunity for advancement, a challenging work environment, and a company culture with open communication and teamwork. Whether you are an industry veteran or a just starting out, you can find it at Sinclair!

We also offer excellent compensation and comprehensive benefits, including:

  • Company-sponsored medical/prescription, vision and dental plans
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • Company-paid Life and Disability
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Wellness programs
  • Employee stock purchase plan
  • Education reimbursement
  • Vacation, Holiday, and PTO
  • And more…