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Chemical Operator | Brunswick, Ga, | Pinova, Inc.


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. 

For internal referrals, this is a tier 3 position.



Pinova Inc. is currently seeking multiple Chemical Plant Operators for our well-established facility located in the heart of Brunswick, Georgia. As a Chemical Plant Operator, you will start out as a Packaging Operator, where you learn about company operations and will package finished goods/products.

As positions become vacant you will have the opportunity to apply as an internal candidate for various positions/departments such as:

  • Operations Positions:
  •  Utility Operators
  •  Refinery Operators
  •  Milling Operators
  •  Shipping/Receiving Operators
  •  Specialty Operators
  •  Team Leads
  • Maintenance Positions:
  •  Maintenance Technicians
  •  Electrical & Instrumentation Technicians
  •  Laboratory Positions:
  •  Quality Control Laboratory Technicians
  •  Research and Development Laboratory Technicians
  •  Other Positions:
  •  Environmental Health and Safety
  •  Customer Service
  •  Logistics
  •  Technology
  •  Procurement
  •  Forestry
  •  Office Support Positions


  • Verifies packaging and product label matches the materials dispensed and is void of foreign materials.
  • Sets up and adjusts automated bagging system to package finished goods.
  • Clean and use equipment effectively assuring that it remains in good working order.
  • Unloading of trucks which includes pallets, drums, etc.
  • Set up and quality control of packing material and finished product, including verifying product information.
  • Maintains a clean and safe work area
  • Safely start up and shut down equipment as required.
  • Follow safety policies and procedures.
  • Entering information into internal enterprise resource planning (ERP) system.
  • Assures the adherence of all food quality and safety standards, laws, good manufacturing practices and continuous improvement.
  • Complete monthly safety training.



  •  High School Diploma or Equivalent. 
  •  Forklift Experience a plus
  •  Previous experience in a manufacturing facility a plus.
  •  Ability to work 12 hours per day on a rotating shift. May require overtime on occasion.
  •  Ability to meet proficiency standards for this position in a timely manner.
  •  Work in a fast-paced environment. 
  •  Ability to lift, push and pull up to 50 lbs. frequently throughout a 12-hour shift.
  •  Excellent verbal communication skills.  
  •  Computer proficiency
  •  Ability to work independently, as well as in a team environment. 


Complete online application including pre-screening questions for the Chemical Plant Operator position.
If qualified, you will receive an invitation to take the TABE test.
If acceptable score is achieved, you will be invited for an onsite interview.
If hired, you will be required to take a pre-employment physical, drug screening and background check.

Pinova Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and encourages diversity.  All offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test, background check and pre-employment physical.  DRT is a weapon, drug, alcohol, tobacco and vape free workplace.



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