Knight’s Companies Hires Its First Female Welder

Esther Jones signing on to work at Knight's

SUMMERVILLE, S.C. – After recruiting her for a year and a half, Knight’s Companies  finally signed on Esther Jones as its first female welder. Times are changing, and gender diversity is starting to make headway into blue collar jobs. Jones says she isn’t just a pretty face; she’s a young, talented and hardworking welder who…

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The Second Chapter

Former Knight's Welding Shop Manager, Bill Wright

Most people after they’ve retired usually sit back, relax and maybe travel a little bit. Not Bill Wright. After Wright retired from the army in 2003, he was helping a friend clean out his shed when he found an unwanted Lincoln 225 Buzzbox. “I threw it into the back of my truck, took it to…

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