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Pipefitter | Pinova, Inc. | Brunswick, Ga.


Pinova Incorporated, a subsidiary of DRT, extracts wood rosin from pine stumps to create a variety of commercial products. We have customers in over 100 countries that use Pinova’s quality resins in a wide variety of specialized markets, including adhesives, construction, food and beverage, and agriculture.

Our employees are the backbone of our business as we strive to put people first. We are looking for our employees to have an entrepreneurial mindset, where our employees will think outside the box and embrace change and collaboration with other departments. 

We offer a generous benefit package including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, disability, 401k retirement savings plan with a generous match, and excellent compensation as a part of our package.


Pinova Steam/Pipefitter:

We are looking for Pipefitters to assist with new additions, preventative maintenance, and repairs of piping systems and equipment in our Brunswick facility. Steam/Pipefitters in the Brunswick plant will work on water, steam, hot oil, and various other chemical piping systems within the maintenance department.


Job duties:

  • Various tasks, duties, and responsibilities commonly performed by pipefitters:
  • Use saws, cutting torches, and pipe benders to cut pipes to specification
  • Study blueprint and construction plans for pipe systems, supports, and related equipment
  • Assemble and secure pipes, tubes, and fittings by means of welding, brazing, soldering
  • Utilize pressure gauges and hydrostatic testing to inspect and test installed pipe systems
  • Prepare cost estimates and budgets for a pipefitting project
  • Install and test water systems such as treatment, recycling, and irrigation systems
  • Design equipment and systems to reduce water and energy consumption
  • Inspect work sites to identify environmental hazards that can limit the integrity of a pipe structure
  • Utilize valve keys and wrenches to regulate liquids, steam and other gaseous substances from pipes
  • Oversee the repair and replacement of damaged or worn-out pipe components
  • Use hand or power tools to drill holes in structures such as wall, decks to allow for pipe passage
  • Select pipe types, sizes and quantity required for a pipefitting project
  • Install and configure automatic pipe control systems

Requirements – Skills, Abilities, and Knowledge:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Demonstrated ability to design, fabricate and repair piping systems to ASME and API codes
  • A minimum of 6,000 hours as a steamfitter / pipefitter
  • Ability to perform geometric / trigonometric calculations to design piping systems
  • Prefer Union journeyman status and or technical trade school completion
  • Mechanical Skills: Welding all orientations, Carbon and Stainless Steel
  • Physical Strength: able to handle, lift, and move heavy pipes, pipefitting materials and equipment
  • Troubleshooting Skills: Skilled in diagnosing pipe systems to identify and fix problems with leaks, Steam / condensate systems and clogs
  • Ability to work nights or weekends for emergency work
  • Other Duties as assigned

At DRT/Pinova people are at the heart the company, we are committed to equal employment opportunities and value diversity in the workplace.

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