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Osage Manhattan Builders seeking candidates for mentorship program

Osage Manhattan Builders is looking for a candidate to participate in their Construction Management Mentorship Program.

The program asks for a year-long commitment with mentees working on the expansion projects for the Ponca City and Skiatook Osage casinos. Mentees will be trained in project management, budget preparation and job cost control, scheduling and production rate tracking, safety management, business development and many other tools necessary to succeed in construction.

Interested candidates need apply at the following career fairs:

·      Sept. 5 – Oct. 15, Wah Zha Zhi Cultural Center, Pawhuska, 10 a.m. to noon
·      Sept. 6 – Oct. 11, Standing Bear Museum, Ponca City, 10 a.m. to noon
·      Sept. 7 – Oct. 12, Skiatook Multipurpose Activity Center, Skiatook, 10 a.m. to noon

Individuals with skills or experience in the construction trade are encouraged to apply. If unable to attend the career fair contact Brian Travis at (918) 878-3446 or send a resume to btravis@osagemanhattan.com.

Skiatook, Ponca City expansion projects

Osage Manhattan Builders is soliciting for construction bids for the Skiatook and Ponca City Osage casinos expansion projects.

The Skiatook project consists of a Porte Cochere, casino, hotel, pool, convention and meeting room space, convenience store, gas station, site parking and landscaping. The hotel will contain 33 rooms and two bay suites. The low rise will consist of a hotel lobby, registration area, casino, restaurant, bar, convenience store, convention and meeting room, back of house service areas of office, dock, warehouse and kitchen, according to the bid notice.

The Ponca City project consists of a Porte Cochere, casino, hotel, pool, convention and meeting room space, convenience store, gas station, site parking and landscaping. The hotel will contain 46 rooms and two bay suites. The low rise will consist of a hotel lobby, registration area, casino, restaurant, bar, convenience store, convention and meeting room, back of house service areas of office, dock, warehouse and kitchen, according to the bid notice.

Deadline for sealed proposals is 10 a.m., Sept. 19. A mandatory pre-bid conference will be held on the Skiatook project site at 10 a.m., Sept. 5.

Osage Manhattan Builders will privately open bids with the Osage Casino group and select a contractor, according to the bid notice. The successful bidder can expect to be notified of award in the first week of October. The owner reserves the right to waive any informality, or to reject any or all bids, according to the bid notice.

For more information contact Jon Garde, senior estimator, atjgarde@osagemanhattan.com or call (918) 878-3305 or contact Steve Ortwein, estimator, at sortwein@osagemanhattan.com or call (918) 878-3392.