Employment Opportunities

Smith’s RV is a family owned business that provides outdoor recreational products and services to our customers. As northwest Ontario’s largest RV dealer, we provide RV and marine products and services to over 40,000 customers. We are committed to providing enjoyment for our customers, providing fulfillment for our employees, and strengthening our community through our involvement with local charities and organizations. Our commitment to integrity, excellence, success and teamwork is why we are an industry leader in our 53RD year of business.

Benefits of working at Smith’s RV

At Smith’s, we genuinely care about our people and we want each and every employee to enjoy their work and achieve their goals.

Our employees enjoy an above average salary plus performance based compensation. Also included is an excellent benefits package not seen in most small businesses that includes health and dental, RRSP, $10,000 bonus after 10 years of service, product discounts, employee social club and much more.

If you value a workplace that promotes accountability, exemplifies loyalty and never compromises integrity, then start your career with us!

Available positions at Smith's RV Centre

Marine Mechanic

Position Description: Marine Mechanic

Smith’s RV has an immediate opportunity for a Marine Mechanic reporting to the service manager. The successful candidate will seek to perfect the tasks in which they get involved.  It is a self driven position that requires superior problem solving and mechanical skills.  Finesse and attention to detail is required for boat rigging as well as the ability to expertly work with your hands for fine adjustments and parts replacement.


This position differs from many mechanic positions as there is little work on your back creeping along the shop floor.  Relative to auto and heavy equipment it is also quite clean and requires much less stress on your body.  The successful applicant will also enjoy above average compensation as well as on and offsite training through both Mercury and Evinrude (BRP).  Year round employment will be given with   focus on manufacturer and cross training throughout the winter.

Key responsibilities:
  • Successfully completes assigned jobs in an efficient manner
  • Completes and processes all paperwork for each assignment in a timely, consistent and accurate manner
  • Participates in required training and also takes personal initiative to stay up to date on relevant service knowledge, bulletins and other changes with regards to new and existing products
  • Appropriately assists other mechanic when required
  • Provides input to the aftermarket team relating to product information, quality, warranty and other unit performance information
  • Follows all safety, environmental and regulatory compliance protocols, policies and requirements
  • Maintains a clean and organized work environment
  • Provides and maintains the hand tools required to efficiently complete assigned work
  • Operates, maintains and accounts for company equipment and vehicles
All interested applicants are invited to submit their resume to Smith’s RV.

Smith's RV Centre

c/o Ben Hettrick

940 Cobalt Crescent

Thunder Bay, ON P7B 5W3

email: bhettrick@smithsrvcentre.com

Lot Technician

Position Description: Lot Technician

Smith’s RV has an immediate opportunity for a Lot Technician reporting to the lot supervisor. The successful candidate will be detail oriented and operate best in a structured environment with routine practices.  The career will require hands on involvement in the implementation of tasks and projects through job lists.

Key responsibilities:
  • Complete assigned tasks associated with getting sold products ready for customer demonstrations and pick up
  • Understand how and where to organize and locate inventory and service products
  • Operates, maintains and accounts for company equipment and vehicles for safety, longevity and appearance
  • Effectively maintains products so they maintain value and appeal for customers
  • Efficiently assembles and or sets up products for sale as required by the sales department
  • Updates inventory location and communicates through proper channels
  • Maintains building and yard for safety and appearance
  • Completes opening and closing duties as required
All interested applicants are invited to submit their resume to Smith’s RV.

Smith's RV Centre

c/o Lori Stecky

940 Cobalt Crescent

Thunder Bay, ON P7B 5W3

email: service@smithsrvcentre.com

CASHIER (Seasonal Position)

Position Description: Cashier

Smith's RV Centre has an exciting opportunity for a Cashier, reporting to the Parts Manager. The successful candidate will operate the till in an effective and efficient manner by following company procedures and guidelines.  They will demonstrate exceptional customer service standards when interacting with customers - to ensure an enjoyable and positive shopping experience for all.  Additionally, the successful candidate will professionally participate in the merchandising and inventory counts of parts of accessories - to ensure proper accuracy and organization of stock.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Ensure all transactions are processed accurately to eliminate incorrect billing and account discrepancies
  • Diligently monitor the till to ensure all customers' transactions are processed quickly to respect customers' time
  • Accurately process deposits and payments for the parts, sales, and service departments
  • Monitor till totals and note discrepancies as they arise - take the necessary steps to resolve any issues
  • Conduct yourself in a professional, courteous manner through all interactions with customers and staff
  • Notify customers quickly after special order parts arrive and follow up on part pickups
  • Ensure on a daily basis that all stocking items are available for sale on the floor and in appropriate surplus locations
  • Maintain clean, well-stocked, and attractive merchandise displays according to company procedures


All interested applicants are invited to submit their resume in person at Smith’s RV.

Smith's RV Centre

c/o Alex Stuart

940 Cobalt Crescent

Thunder Bay, ON, P7B5W3

email: partsmgr@smithsrvcentre.com

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