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Weather Anchor/Multimedia Journalist

Sinclair Broadcast Group
United States, Idaho, Lewiston
July 24, 2023

KLEW, a CBS affiliate, is looking for a great Weather Anchor/Multimedia Journalist to present the weather forecast and report during the week. As our Weather Anchor/Reporter you are responsible for the content of the weather cast on-air and on our digital platforms.

The main day to day responsibilities of the role will include...



  • Forecasting, Producing and Presenting clear and concise weather casts, which tell a story and connect with viewers
  • Issue warnings and alerts, produce graphics and maps, and report live during weather events
  • Utilize social media during severe weather, as well as write weather stories
  • Make public appearances on behalf of the station
  • Pitching story ideas, developing contacts and reporting
  • Work with producers to determine relevant weather content in breaking and everyday situations


What skills do you need to be successful in our role?



  • Ability to tell memorable and meaningful stories, we value visual and compelling storytelling
  • Ability to demonstrate experience with active and visual live shots
  • In Depth Knowledge of forecasting
  • Sharp news judgement and exceptional writing skills
  • Ability to multitask while meeting deadlines and prioritizing tasks
  • Bachelor's degree in Meteorology, or related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work-related experience.
  • 2 years' experience in weather presentation and reporting preferred


While applying online, please include a link to your online demo reel.

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


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