Utility Operator

Durez Corporation - Niagara Falls, NY (30+ days ago)3.0

Durez produces thermosetting phenolic resins and molding compounds that cover a wide range of application and industries. We are a global organization committed to exceeding our customers’ expectations in material performance, customer service, technical expertise, and product quality.

Durez is a leader in high-performance, specialty phenolic resins. Our product portfolio is the most comprehensive in the industry with over 300 active resins. We have a strong commitment to friction technologies and offer a broad line of standard and custom-designed products that exhibit outstanding performance while offering excellent process ability.

Are you seeking a rewarding career with a stable company? Durez is accepting resumes for the position of Utility Operator. We offer a comprehensive benefit package that includes, medical, dental, 401K with company match, paid holidays, and vacation after one year of service.

Schedule: Full time, Monday – Friday, rotating shift, 40 hours per week (overtime and some weekend work required.)

Duties: (This is a representation list to which additional duties may be assigned).

  • Pickup resin from floors and clean floor prior to kettle dumping and after.
  • Weigh and store resin in place assigned by foreman.
  • Help charge kettles – bags or drums.
  • Help dump, chip and prepare kettles for next batch.
  • Transfer resin to various packages.
  • Yard cleanup.
  • Load/unload drums, pallets as directed.
  • Perform other tasks as required by supervisor.
  • During the course of job duties, must be able to prevent/contain chemical spills in order to ensure employee safety and protection of the environment.
  • Fork truck operation.
  • Perform any and all supplemental duties involving the use of common skills while performing normal job functions.


Education: Minimum high school diploma or equivalent work experience.

Training: Must satisfactorily complete training period and pass a written exam. Must successfully complete forklift training.

Physical Action: Must be physically able to perform job duties as specified above. Must climb stairs and

ladders, use hand tools, operate valves and operate a forklift in a safe manner.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $18.50 to $18.98 /hour


  • High school or equivalent