Want to work for an innovative, growing company? Smartrend Manufacturing Group is expanding our team. Please view the list below for open positions. We look forward to hearing from you!

Director of Finance

Reporting to the President, the Director of Finance is a key member of the executive team and will lead financial activities while providing strategic vision and direction for the financial success of the organization.  The position is responsible for the day-to-day financial activities, with a focus on budgeting, forecasting, and strategic planning.

Mechanical Design Engineer 

The Mechanical Design Engineer is a methodical, detailed oriented, and creative professional that will be responsible for creating engineering designs within specific growth markets for the company. The successful candidate will be engaged in analysis, conceptual design, and development of various parts, components and assemblies for our diverse customer base using traditional tools and new technologies to assist throughout the product development life cycle. 

School Bus Driver 

We are looking for an experienced School Bus Driver to drive our First Light Test Bus around Manitoba for product testing. The School Bus Driver is passionate about safety and is interested in helping to support us in our efforts in obtaining pre-defined data requirements. The successful candidate is able to work alone for extended periods.

Social Media and Content Specialist

 The Social Media and Content Specialist is a highly motivated and creative individual with experience and enthusiasm for connecting with current and future customers. They share the company’s mission for increased student safety, is a champion of our product, and are excited to get our message out. The passion for our illuminated safety technology comes through as he/she engages with our target market on a daily basis with the goal of building a large online community which ultimately leads to customers and advocates. The successful individual will have a strong command of the English language as they are also responsible for all written content used for marketing purposes. 

Sales Representative

The Sales Representative, Inside is a hunter that is a motivated and talented individual that thrives on closing business. You must be a people person, have a ‘go-getter’ mentality, and have the ability to interact with various departments and types of customers at multiple levels. You must be comfortable making dozens of calls per day, generating interest, qualifying prospects and booking sales calls for the Regional Account Executive. The Sales Representative, Inside is professional, and has excellent customer service, relationship-building, and communication skills. The successful individual will be growing the assigned territory with the Regional Account Executive.


Share with us your talent, drive, and entrepreneurial spirit and we will provide a creative and supportive environment, where valuable contributions are rewarded and celebrated with professional growth, job satisfaction, and an attractive total compensation program.

How to Apply

Send your resume to our Human Resources Department at info@smgrp.com.

We would like to thank all applicants who apply, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

We thank you in advance for your interest in Smartrend Manufacturing Group and First Light Safety Products.