NOTIFICATION OF FORMAL REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS The Region 9 Workforce Investment Board (WIB) in cooperation with the Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (RC), and Job Training Unlimited (JTU), announces a formal Request for Proposals (RFP), #2013-OJT, for its On-the-Job (OJT) services utilizing Title I funds allocated to the region as prescribed by the Workforce Investment Act (WIA) of 1998 and referenced in the Final WIA regulations; 20CFR Part 652.
A copy of the RFP will be available for mailing by calling (912) 739-7158 or for direct pick-up on January 11, 2013, at 12:00 p.m., at the JTU office located at 7 South Duval Street, Claxton, GA, 30417, (a tenth of a mile south of Hwy 280 on 301 South next to Georgia Fruitcake). Questions relating to this bid will be accepted in writing prior to close of business on February 22, 2013. A written response to all questions submitted will be sent to all who requested a proposal no later than close of business on February 28, 2013. A bidder's conference will be held February 15, 2013, as outlined in the RFP.
The WIB seeks a qualified contractor(s) to act as a an OJT services provider. Proposals may be for the entire area comprised of Appling, Bleckley, Candler, Dodge, Emanuel, Evans, Jeff Davis, Johnson, Laurens, Montgomery, Tattnall, Telfair, Toombs, Treutlen, Wayne, Wheeler, and Wilcox counties, or a group of contiguous counties. The services for the contract will end June 30, 2014. An in-depth description of desired services can be found in the RFP.
A letter of intent to bid must be submitted to; JTU - Attn: OJT RFP, 7 South Duval St, P.O. Box 906, Claxton, GA, 30417, or Faxed to Attn: OJT RFP at (912) 739-7126. The letter of intent must be received by 5:00 p.m. on February 15, 2013. No letters of intent will be accepted after this date and time. Any proposals submitted without a letter of intent to bid will be deemed non-responsive.
All proposals for OJT services must be received at the Regional Commission office NO LATER THAN, 4:00 p.m. (EST), on March 4, 2013, located at 5405 Oak St., Eastman, Georgia 31023, Attn: OJT RFP. WITHOUT EXCEPTION, LATE PROPOSALS WILL NEITHER BE ACCEPTED NOR CONSIDERED FOR FUNDING.
Run Dates: January 9, 2012