Company's expansion in Chester Co. expected to create 20 jobs


CHESTER COUNTY, S.C. - Chester Wood Products, a maker and distributor of wood products for the industrial and commercial construction markets, plans to expand its Chester County facility.

The $10 million investment is expected to generate 20 new jobs, officials said.

The company, which is one of the largest manufacturing employers in Chester County, plans to upgrade its hardwood plywood production operation, located on Lancaster Highway. The expansion is expected to be completed by the middle of 2013.

Anyone interested in job opportunities with the company should contact Excel Staffing Services at 803-985-9311 or Aerotek at 704-329-8180.