About Us


Charleston Labor & Production (CL&P) was established in 2010 as the solution to a recognized need for additional labor staffing in the Charleston, SC market. Dottie Karst, CSP, CTS who also owns Charles Foster Company, created CL&P to successfully manage that need.

Our database of pre-screened candidates enables CL&P to respond to short turnaround times in providing highly skilled support for statewide locations. We have developed and maintained working relationships with several organizations and have continuously delivered positive results. Because we are independently operated, we are able to provide loyalty and flexibility to our clients, ensuring their satisfaction.

CL&P is a woman-owned small business that provides reliable industrial staffing to Lowcountry businesses.