One-Stop Operator RFP

One-Stop Operator RFP

The Seventh Planning District Consortium
Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act
2018 Request for One-Stop Operator Proposals 



Issuance of Proposal:  May 4, 2018
Deadline for Receipt of Proposal:  May 25, 2018, at 4:30 p.m. (CST)

The Seventh Planning District Consortium Local Workforce Development Board 70 hereafter referred to as LWDB 70, is making a Request for Proposal (RFP) from eligible entities or a consortium of eligible entities with the capacity to provide One-Stop Operator Services for the LWDB 70 area including Bienville, Bossier, Caddo (except the City of Shreveport), Claiborne, DeSoto, Lincoln, Natchitoches, Red River, Sabine, and Webster Parishes, in accordance with the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act of 2014 (WIOA).  The Seventh Planning District Consortium Local Workforce Board 70 will procure one contractor to serve as the One-Stop Operator in the ten-parish area.  The Operator will be responsible for managing the Workforce System and will ensure compliance with Federal, State, and local policies.

The RFP for the One-Stop Operator can be found on the Internet at and includes a Scope of Work and a Budget.  All proposals and attachments must be completed and sent via email to:  Angie Rymer on or before Friday, May 25, 2018, at 4:30 p.m. (CST).

All proposals must be signed by the applicant’s Board Chairman, CEO, Director, or President.  The grant period for funding is July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2019.

Technical questions/requests for clarification must be submitted and received in writing via email to: Mrs. Angie Rymer, Workforce Development Board Director, on or prior to Monday, May 14, 2018, at 4:00 p.m. (CST).  Questions/requests submitted via email on or prior to

May 14, 2018 will be answered and posted online at by May 21, 2018, at 4:00 p.m. (CST).

These deadlines are firm as to the date and hour.  Applications that arrive after the deadline or are incomplete applications will not be accepted.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Program
Auxiliary Aids and Services are Available Upon Request to Individuals with Disabilities.

WIOA One-Stop Operator Services Application Form