News Photographer-Editor
at Sinclair Broadcast Group

Date Posted: 10/22/2018

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!

WEYI/WSMH, the NBC and FOX affiliates, in Flint, Michigan, are looking for an experienced News Photographer/Editor. Qualified candidates must have a great eye for detail. We are looking for someone who works well with others and has a passion for news. The ideal candidate will have excellent shooting, editing, and live shot skills. We seek someone who can create memorable and visually interesting stories. You must work well in a high energy, creative and collaborative environment. We are looking for a strong team player with competitive drive who upholds high journalistic and ethical standards.

Requirements and Responsibilities:

  • Covering specialized consumer content, day-to-day news stories and long-term assignments
  • The ability to lift and carry up to 50 pounds
  • Maintain assigned photography gear and vehicles and operate in a safe manner
  • Must have and maintain a valid driver's license and a good driving record

Experience:

  • One year of daily TV news photography is required
  • Experience operating digital cameras, lights, nonlinear editors, and a live ENG vehicle

When applying, please include a resume, cover letter stating your news philosophy, professional references, and a web link to your recent work. If you don't have a web link, please send a non-returnable DVD to:

WEYI-TV NBC 25 / WSMH-TV FOX66Attn: Chief Photographer3463 W. Pierson RoadFlint, MI 48504  

No phone calls, please.

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

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Flint
  • Job Type: Telecommunications
  • Experience: Not Specified
  • Date Posted: 10/22/2018

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…