Doing Business with SWWDC
SWWDC releases Requests for Proposals to select service providers and professional services on an as-needed basis. All competitive proposal responses will be evaluated based on the criteria outlined in the proposal document. Evaluation criteria and selection methodology are dependent upon funding source and project guidelines, and will be listed in the procurement document.
While evaluation criteria may change from project to project, most proposal reviews will consider administrative and technical competence; program design; past experience and demonstrated effectiveness in delivering the same or similar services; organization and staff qualifications; and, cost.
REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS
1. WIA Adult/Dislocated Worker & One-stop
The Southwest Washington Workforce Development Council
(SWWDC) is requesting proposals for: 1) the operation of local WorkSource
One-stop centers; and 2) the delivery of services under the Workforce Investment
Act (WIA) Title I Adult and Dislocated Worker programs in Clark and
to view the Adult Request for Proposal (RFP)
ADULT - Bidders' Conference Minutes 02-14-14
Worker & One-stop Operator proposals are due March 24, 2014 by 5 p.m.
2. WIA Youth (Out-of-School) Services
The Southwest Washington Workforce Development Council (SWWDC) is requesting
proposals for the delivery of services to low-income Out-of-School youth ages
16-21 in Clark, Cowlitz and Wahkiakum counties under the Workforce Investment
Act (WIA) Title I.
In particular, this RFP seeks service providers that demonstrate a commitment
and history of serving target populations, including those who have dropped out
of school, are basic skills deficient and/or have significant barriers to
to view the Youth Request for Proposal (RFP)
YOUTH - Bidders' Conference Minutes 02-18-14
WIA Youth (Out-of-School) Services proposals are due April 4, 2014
by 5 p.m. PDT
3. IT Support Services
The Southwest Washington Workforce Development Council (SWWDC), Columbia River Economic Development Council (CREDC), and nConnect, all co-located at 805 Broadway, Suite 412 in Vancouver, WA, are soliciting proposals to provide IT maintenance and support for all staff and ancillary workstations, the firewall, the business network server, and the Exchange server, including regular workstation support, 24X7 monitoring, Microsoft patch management and updates, preventative maintenance, anti-virus, anti-malware, and anti-spyware management and updates, backup system monitoring and/or management, and hardware/software asset inventory and management.
Click this link to view the IT Support Services Request for Proposal (RFP)
IT Support Services proposals are due Friday, March 28, 2014 by 5 p.m. PST
REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS: PROFESSIONAL SERVICES
SWWDC maintains a list of interested bidders for professional and consulting services. If you would like to be considered to provide consulting services to the SWWDC, please download and complete SWWDC's general RFQ by clicking here. Vendors on the list will receive requests for proposals as needs arise.
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