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Mold Operator

Pride Solutions is growing and we are hiring Mold Operators to join our Compression Molding department!  Come and work for a Diverse, Family Owned and Oriented manufacturing company located in Hutchinson, MN. Serving the Agricultural, Power Sports, Industrial and Defense Markets.


Job Title:          Mold Operator   


Work Shift:     3rd Shift: 7:30 pm to 6:00 am Monday – Thursday (four 10 hour shifts)


Company:       Pride Solutions: May Wes, C&A Pro, Pride Engineered Plastics, Pride Assembly


Wage:              Starting at $16.00 an hour, plus a $1.50 per hour shift premium



Medical, Dental, Short & Long Term Disability Insurance

401(k) Retirement Plan with Company Match

Health Savings Account (HAS) with Company Contribution

Company Paid Life Insurance

Paid Vacation (ETO)

Paid Holidays


Job Duties:

  • Safely and efficiently operate multiple compression molding presses to meet department needs including:

    • Production

    • Quality

    • OTD

    • Safety

  • Verify product meets specification and is free of defects by use of measurement equipment and visual inspection

  • Respect equipment, facility and take care of workspace.

  • Maintain safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules and regulations.

  • Maintain supplies inventory by checking stock to determine inventory level; anticipating needed supplies; placing and expediting orders for supplies; verifying receipt of supplies.

  • Document actions by completing production and quality forms.

  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.


 Job Requirements:

  • Minimum of a High School Diploma or GED

  • Previous experience operating manufacturing equipment preferred

  • Good communication and interaction skills

  • Good mechanical aptitude

  • Acute attention to detail

  • Lift up to 50 lbs. throughout shift

  • Move/lift product while bending, rotating or raising arms above shoulders

  • Sit or stand for extended periods of time

  • Work 10 hour shifts

  • Work with limited supervision

  • Read and interpret written instructions and processes

  • Safe operation of all equipment

  • Maintain clean and orderly work area

  • Reliable attendance is critical


Company Culture Expectations:

  • Can uphold company core values

  • Ability to build long term relationships

  • Ability to be a part of an effective team

  • Strong work ethic


About Pride Solutions:

Pride Solutions is a diverse plastics manufacturer specializing in UHMW poly. This industrious family-owned business has been on a growth trajectory since opening in 2002, powering its four business units to the top of their industries through an uncommon synergy.

Pride Solutions claims two legendary Minnesota businesses under its umbrella: C&A Pro high performance snowmobile skis and May Wes Manufacturing, a leading manufacturer of aftermarket poly agricultural accessories including the Original Stalk Stompers used by farmers to protect combine tires and tracks from expensive damage from tough-as-nails cornstalks. Pride Solutions also has been steadily growing its contract manufacturing division, Pride Engineered Plastics, as well as Pride Assembly, its contract assembly service. The four Pride Solutions divisions share a 25,000 square foot manufacturing facility, common administration and workforce talent.

How to Apply:




It’s always reassuring to work with people who have good values. You can trust us to get your

job done on time, to your specifications and within budget. We will protect your intellectual property, and will always treat you with utmost respect and integrity.

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Committed to the safety of our employees and customers

Respectful & collaborative environment

Demonstrate ethical behavior within our company and throughout our industries

 Driven to provide quality products and innovative solutions

Commitment to our Community

Pride Solutions and its employees place a high value on community involvement. Pride employees are involved in numerous volunteer activities, including youth sports, 4-H, volunteer firefighting, and the local snowmobile trail club. Pride Solutions’ executive management team also participates in various organizations including Made in McLeod, the Hutchinson Economic Development Authority and the Hutchinson Area Chamber of Commerce and Tourism. Through its C&A Pro division, Pride Solutions actively supports the sport of snowmobiling, sponsoring professional and amateur athletes, including youth, and all major snowmobile race organizations.



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