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!

Regional Account Executive – Midwest

The Regional Account Executive for First Light Safety Products is a motivated and talented individual that thrives on prospecting and closing business. You must be an extrovert, have a ‘go-getter’ mentality, and be skilled at interacting with people from mechanics to executives. The Regional Account Executive is organized, has excellent communication skills, loves cold-calling and thrives on closing business. The Regional Account Executive will work from home and report to FL’s head office in Winnipeg, Canada.  

Embedded Software Developer

The Embedded Software Developer is a detailed professional who has strong problem-solving skills and able to work under pressure and time constraints. The ESD will develop system architecture design for SMG and FL’s line of products. The successful candidate is a team player and is capable of presenting technical information to customers and our internal team.

Production Assembler

Reporting to the Production Manager, the Production Assembler will be responsible for producing and assembling products on the production line that aid in the safety of children. The successful candidate will have strong attention to detail, has a “can-do” attitude and works well in a team environment.

Procurement Specialist 

As a Procurement Specialist, you will ensure the production line is fed with qualified material in a timely manner. You will research and qualify new sources that will improve the company’s bottom line, while building strategic supplier partnerships. The ideal candidate is detail-oriented, thrives in a fast-paced environment and appreciates the challenge of developing and improving processes.

Shipper and Receiver

SMG is looking for a Shipper/Receiver to provide support to supply chain department ensuring all shipments are received, stocked, and shipped in a timely manner. The ideal candidate will possess very strong organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills along with the ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment. 

Marketing Specialist 

The Marketing Specialist will be responsible for executing SMG’s and First Light Safety Products marketing and brand strategies to assist in achieving the company’s sales targets. The successful candidate will coordinate and work cohesively with our marketing partners and internal departments to deliver on the company’s marketing objectives.

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.

Sales Support Specialist

Are you detailed-oriented and energetic, with a can-do attitude? We are looking for a Sales Support Specialist to join our team. The Sales Support Specialist will liaise with the sales team and be responsible for providing administrative support to our sales team and responding to customer queries.  Acting as the quarterback for our sales team, the ideal candidate has strong customer service experience and enjoys creating and maintaining great customer relationships.

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. 


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.