Employment Opportunities

To be considered for employment, please click below and complete our online application. You may also submit your application and/or resume via e-mail to Recruiter2@durexindustries.com or visit us in person. A pdf version of the application is available below. After reviewing your resume/application, we will contact you if an appropriate available position meets your qualifications. We appreciate your interest in Durex Industries!

If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the application process, or are unable to access or use this online application process and need an alternative method for applying, you may contact the Human Resources Department at 847 639-5600 or  Recruiter2@durexindustries.com.

Online Application for Employment

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Durex Industries is an ISO 9001 registered manufacturer of custom thermal components for any industry application that requires heat, sensing, and temperature control. Durex Industries is located at 190 Detroit Street, Cary, Illinois, 60013. Phone: 866-712-5014. Fax: 847-639-2199. An equal opportunity employer.



Production Control Support - Strategic Customer – Production Control Support assists with activities of production control within the assigned department and primary strategic customer.  They also act as a liaison for the flow of information and focal point for development of documentation to facilitate the flow of production to meet customer demand on a daily and weekly basis.

Assemblers - Assembles parts and components necessary to complete sub-assemblies and final product. These are full-time positions 1st shift (Monday through Friday, 7 am - 3:30 pm) and 2nd shift (Monday-Thursday, 3:30 pm to 2 am) in various departments. Overtime may be required.  Individual must be able to work 8-10 hours a day; (during training 8 hours a day), and if necessary 5 hours on Saturday.

Drafter Designer - The Drafter Designer supports design and manufacturing by drawing preliminary parts for review and revision control of existing drawings. Prepares drawings of finished goods and bills of material for the review and use of engineering, purchasing, sales, and manufacturing.  This position reports to the senior drafter designer.

Former I - Former 1 prepares and sets up fixtures for the forming/bending of elements or steel tubes with the use of blueprints.  1st shift (Monday through Friday, 7 am -- 3:30 pm) and 2nd shift (Monday through Thursday, 3:30 pm – 2 am) are available. Individuals hired to work 2nd shift will train on 1st shift for a minimum of four weeks. Individuals must be able to work 8-10 hours a day and, if necessary, 5 hours on Saturday.

MGO Filling Machine Operator - MGO Filling Machine Operator prepares tubing for the MGO filling operation.  This is a full-time 1st shift (Monday through Friday, 7 am -- 3:30 pm). Overtime may be required.

CNC Set Up Operator - CNC Set Up Operator fabricates precision-machined parts using CNC turning and milling centers.  Operators set up and operate close tolerance and conventional equipment, then fabricates and verifies precision machined parts and documents actions.  This is a full-time 1st shift (Monday through Friday, 7 am - 3:30 pm). Overtime may be required.

Cycle Counter - Counts the inventory and maintains a high level of inventory accuracy as well as integrity.  Full-time, first shift 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Quality Engineer – The Quality Engineer provides quality engineering leadership for production through validation of manufacturing processes, recommendation and implementation of process improvements, failure analysis on returned product, quality data analysis, and applying effective corrective actions for continuous improvement results. This is a first shift position (Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.).

CNC Group Lead – The CNC Group Lead fabricates precision machined parts using CNC Turning and milling centers. This position set-ups and operates close tolerance and conventional equipment; fabricates and verifies precision machined parts with CMM inspection support for proper document control process and provides first line technical support to all production operations as well as interacts with Engineering and Production staff to solve production-related problems. The CNC Group Leader works with Engineering and Production staff to ensure a smooth transition of new product introduction; performs CNC.  Individuals must be able to work 8-10 hours a day and, if necessary, 5 hours on Saturday.


Thermal News September 2016

Selection of the best temperature sensor element and assembly is critical to the thermal accuracy and performance of industrial equipment, analytical instrumentation, and medical devices.

Thermal News February 2016

Six years ago, Durex embarked upon a business objective to become the best engineering and manufacturing company in our industry. This meant raising the bar of our engineering and manufacturing competencies.

Thermal News November 2015

Solving thermal problems is one hallmark of what Durex brings to customers. We would like to share 3 examples of how Durex solved challenging applications.

Thermal News July 2015

Welcome! Durex’ core technologies and advanced thermal solutions provide superior performance - giving our customers advantages in their industries.

Durex Announces the SENTINEL® Molded Foam Silicone Rubber Heater

Durex Industries’ SENTINEL heaters offer the advances of improved thermal efficiency, higher process temperatures, and reduced system cost.

Announcing the UL Listing and Launch of the HALO® Temperature Controller

HALO is a patent pending integrated controller that reduces thermal system complexity and cost as compared to traditional solutions.

New Mica Foil High Temperature Heater Technology

Need uniform heat with fast response for applications up to 1112°F (600°C)?

Thermal News May 2015

Spring is in the air with new technologies, business processes, and human resources at Durex Industries. Ed Hinz, Durex Founder and CEO, recently stated that Durex continues to reinvest in development of new technologies, products, manufacturing processes

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