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OUR EMPLOYERS

Central South Carolina consistently attracts manufacturers, distributors, information technology, corporate headquarters, start-ups, and supporting facilities. Our quality of life, skilled workforce, and a strong regional infrastructure attract and nurture businesses from across the country and around the world. Come grow with us.

S.C. Department of Health and Human Services

S.C. Department of Health and Human Services

Website: http://www.scdhhs.gov
City: Columbia
County: Richland County
Number of Employees: 1,189


Activity: Services, Public Administration
Industry: Healthcare/Medical, Government
Product or Service: Government: State
Product Description: Adminsters state Medicaid program - State Agency

Westinghouse Electric Company - Columbia Fuel Fabrication Facility

Westinghouse Electric Company - Columbia Fuel Fabrication Facility

Website: http://www.westinghouse.com
County: Richland County
Country: Canada
Number of Employees: 1,179


Activity: Manufacturing
Industry: Utility, Energy
Product or Service: Alternative Energy
Product Description: Nuclear fuel assemblies

S.C. Department of Juvenile Justice

S.C. Department of Juvenile Justice

Website: http://www.state.sc.us/djj/
City: Columbia
County: Richland County
Number of Employees: 1,175


Activity: Services, Public Administration
Industry: Government
Product or Service: Government: State
Product Description: Juvenile corrections - State Agency

Midlands Technical College

Midlands Technical College

Website: http://www.midlandstech.edu
Country: United States
Number of Employees: 1,114


Activity: Education
Industry: Education
Product or Service: Education: Higher, Workforce Development
Product Description: Technical college

S.C. Department of Education

S.C. Department of Education

Website: http://www.ed.sc.gov
City: Columbia
County: Richland County
Number of Employees: 1,103


Activity: Services, Public Administration
Industry: Government, Education
Product or Service: Government: State
Product Description: Public education - State Agency

Lexington County School District Two

Lexington County School District Two

Website: http://www.lex2.org
County: Lexington County
Number of Employees: 1,043


Activity: Education
Industry: Education
Product or Service: Education: K-12
Product Description: K-12 education

Colonial Life & Accident Insurance

Colonial Life & Accident Insurance

Website: http://www.coloniallife.com/
City: Columbia
County: Richland County
Number of Employees: 1,012


Activity: Office, Customer Service Center
Industry: Finance & Insurance
Product or Service: Insurance Services, Financial Services
Product Description: Insurance, call center for insurance benefits

INVISTA

INVISTA

Website: http://www.invista.com
County: Kershaw County
Number of Employees: 1,000


Activity: Manufacturing
Industry: Multiple, Retail, Textiles
Product or Service: Composites & Advanced Materials, Textiles, Chemicals
Product Description: Textiles, nylons & polymers

Nephron Pharmaceuticals

Nephron Pharmaceuticals

Website: http://www.nephronpharm.com
County: Lexington County
Number of Employees: 1,000


Activity: Manufacturing
Industry: Healthcare/Medical
Product or Service: Medical, Pharmaceuticals
Product Description: Generic respiratory medications and blow-fill-seal contract manufacturing; global HQ

TRANE - Columbia Center of Excellence

TRANE - Columbia Center of Excellence

Website: http://www.trane.com
County: Richland County
Number of Employees: 988


Activity: Manufacturing
Industry: Multiple
Product or Service: Metal Products, Machinery
Product Description: Commercial air conditioning coils

S.C. Vocational Rehabilitation Department

S.C. Vocational Rehabilitation Department

Website: http://scvrd.net/
County: Lexington County
Number of Employees: 986


Activity: Services, Public Administration
Industry: Government
Product or Service: Government: State
Product Description: Vocational Rehabilitation - State Agency

BB&T

BB&T

Website: http://www.bbandt.com
City: Columbia
County: Richland County
Country: United States
Number of Employees: 950


Activity: Office, Services
Industry: Finance & Insurance
Product or Service: Financial Services, Banking
Product Description: Banking & financial services