WorkForce Central is pleased to announce a Request for Proposals (RFP) for WorkSource Pierce One-Stop System Operator services.

We are seeking proposals from local entities with demonstrated expertise, neutrality, and capacity to administer the local service delivery system. The WorkSource Pierce One-Stop System Operator will collaborate with WorkForce Central and WorkSource Pierce partners to ensure the system is customer focused, integrated, relational, and offers comprehensive solutions to job seekers, workers, and businesses.

WorkSource Pierce One-Stop System Operator services will be funded under Title I of the Workforce Investment and Opportunity Act (WIOA). For planning purposes, bidders should estimate WIOA funding of up to $225,000 for this RFP.

KEY DATES
  • RFP Release: October 15, 2020
  • Bidders’ Conference: October 29, 2020, 1:00-2:30 pm PST
  • Required Letter of Intent Due: By November 5, 2020, 5:00 pm PST
  • Proposal Package Due: By November 20, 2020, 5:00 pm PST
  • Award Announcement: By December 17, 2020
  • Subaward Start Date:  By January 25, 2021
  • Initial Subaward End Date:  June 30, 2022

We request your assistance in sharing this RFP with as many potential bidders as possible.

Please consider sharing with your networks. Local organizations and non-profits who work to advance equity and access are encouraged to apply. Thank you in advance for your help disseminating this opportunity, and for your partnership and investment in our community’s workforce development system.

Questions & Answers

Please email your questions regarding this RFP to procurement@workforce-central.org and include the RFP number in the subject line. Questions and answers will be posted to this webpage as they become available. The deadline for written questions is November 12, 2020, 5:oo pm PST.