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SME Careers

The people of SME work to support the people of the manufacturing industry. We’re looking for people like you to join us!

Are you looking for an opportunity to put your talents to work to benefit an entire industry, not just one company? Do you appreciate collaborative, innovative environments where every voice and contribution are valued?  Do you want to love what you do?

SME could be the place for you.

SME is an association committed to promoting and supporting the manufacturing industry. We offer an unmatched breadth of support and resources for manufacturers. SME offers the top manufacturing technology resources and news and produces the industry’s most valuable events. We deliver leading training and development solutions for your workforce. Our student outreach and scholarship programs help attract and empower manufacturing’s next generation. And our member community is the most prestigious and experienced in the business. We believe that a thriving manufacturing sector is vital to a healthy economy and provides rewarding careers, and we work to strengthen this industry. And we’re looking for good people to help us do it.


Cleveland Office
Southfield Office
Toronto Office

SME offers excellent benefits for our employees, including:

  • Generous paid time off
  • Paid holidays
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible work hours
  • Casual attire
  • Summer hours

In Addition -

Employees in the US are also offered:

  • PPO and HSA Medical, dental, vision, prescription drug, life insurance, telemedicine
  • 403(b) retirement savings plan with employer match and contributions
  • Company paid short- and long-term disability
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • Wellness reimbursement

Employees in Canada are also offered:

  • Company paid
    • Extended Medical, Pharmacy, Paramedical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
    • Employee and Dependent Life Insurance
    • Short Term Disability
  • Defined Contribution Pension Plan with generous matching
  • Health Club Membership Reimbursement


SME grants equal employment opportunity to all qualified persons. There shall be fair and equal opportunity for all employees, with no discrimination because of disability, race, color, creed, sex, national origin, age, marital status, height, or weight or any other protected group. SME's procedures are in compliance with Title VII of the Civil Rights Acts of 1964 and the Revised Order Number 4, Michigan Civil Rights Act, the Michigan Handicappers Civil Rights Act and the Americans with Disabilities Act. The employment procedures of SME are in conformance with these and all laws, which apply to its business and its employees.