Newscast Director

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere

West Palm Beach,FL

Sinclair Broadcast Group


WPEC is looking for a Director for our Newscast.



WPEC is looking for a newscast Technical Director. If you have experience with directing fast-paced newscasts with multiple live shots, graphics, video animators and multiple studio cameras, we want to hear from you! The ideal candidate must have strong organizational skills, be self-motivated, have good visual sense, and must be able to work well under pressure, thrive on deadlines and work a flexible schedule. Knowledge of automation experience would be helpful to have.  WPEC uses Ross Overdrive, XPression graphics & INEWS. 


  • Perform any production duties as assigned including:
  • Direct and TD any assigned newscasts and productions.
  • Prepare and insert graphic elements including over the shoulder graphics, lower thirds, full screen and animations into newsroom computer systems and Overdrive. 
  • Train production crew in cameras, audio, graphics, etc.
  • Work as a liaison between the News & Engineering Department.
  • Maintain production studio and control room.
  • Perform other tasks related to the position as assigned, which may include website contribution.


  • At least three (2) years experience 
  • Experience in directing live productions. 
  • Knowledge of production standards and equipment
  • Ability to clearly give direction to crew while under pressure.
  • Typing and good spelling skills necessary.
  • Ability to read and write.
  • Must be able to lift & position 40 pound lighting instruments

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



Sinclair Broadcast Group