Purchasing and Contracting

Contractor COVID Information

Letters to County contractors, providing information and guidance regarding the COVID-19 crisis and its effect on County contracts and contractors, can be found at the following link:

COVID-19 Updates for County Contracts and Contractors

 

Qualified County Public Works Project Contractor List

The below linked list of Contractors includes all Contractors Pre-Qualified, pursuant to County of San Diego Board of Supervisors Policy F-41 (Public Works Construction Projects), to bid on County of San Diego Public Works Projects solicited from June 30, 2022. The County of San Diego Board of Supervisors Policy F-41 (Public Works Construction Projects) as amended by the County of San Diego Board of Supervisors on February 8, 2022, establishes a requirement that all bidders on public works projects solicited after June 30, 2022 be pre-qualified. The County will post a Request for Statements of Qualifications (RFSQ) solicitation to BuyNet on or around the first day of each calendar quarter (January, April, July, and October) with it anticipated that the effective date of prequalification from each quarterly RFSQ will commence on the first day of the first quarter following issuance of the RFSQ. The County may also conduct supplemental project-specific prequalification processes, as may be required from time to time. Offerors qualified via either process shall be prequalified for a period of one year and listed on this ‘Qualified County Public Works Project Contractor List’. Please note that it is responsibility of Contractors to ensure that they submit statements of qualifications to County posted Requests for Statements of Qualifications in a timely manner and in advance of any applicable Contractor Qualification Expiration Date. Please contact the Department of Purchasing and Contracting at (858) 505-6367 if you have any questions or queries.

Qualified County Public Works Project Contractor List (PDF)

 

County of San Diego Outreach Events and Workshops:

The San Diego & Imperial Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Network is presenting the 2022 County of San Diego Procurement Workshop Series beginning on September 13th for six consecutive weeks. Please register for these 2022 events in the listing below. 

See the Supplier & Community Engagement page to view the videos and slides from the 2021 events. 
 

August      
       
31 Wed 9:00 am - 12:00 pm Caltrans District 11's 18th Annual Procurement & Resource Fair
Location: 4050 Taylor Street  San Diego CA 92110
Registration
       
September      
6-8 Tues-Thurs Multiple Days Navy Gold Coast 2022 Small Business Procurement Event
Location: San Diego Convention Center
Registration
       
13 Tues 11:00 am - 1:00 pm San Diego & Imperial Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Network
Module 1: Introduction to the County of San Diego/Navigating the Procurement
Location: Online Meeting (Live)
Registration
       
20 Tues 11:00 am - 1:00 pm San Diego & Imperial Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Network
Module 2: Understanding County Requirements
Location: Online Meeting (Live)
Registration
       
21 Wed 9:00 am - 11:00 am
National PTAC Day

Location: Southwestern College, 880 National City Blvd., National City CA 91950
Registration
       
27 Tues 11:00 am - 1:00 pm San Diego & Imperial Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Network
Module 3: Is the County the Customer For You? Small Business Program
Location: Online Meeting (Live)
Registration
       
October      
4 Tues 11:00 am - 1:00 pm San Diego & Imperial Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Network
Module 4: Proposal Writing for the County of San Diego
Location: Online Meeting (Live)
Registration
       
11 Tues 11:00 am - 1:00 pm San Diego & Imperial Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Network
Module 5: You’ve Been Awarded a Contract, Now What? County of San Diego
Location: Online Meeting (Live)
Registration
       
13 Thur 10:00 am - 5:00 pm Small Business Expo
Location: Town and Country San Diego, 500 Hotel Circle North, San Diego, CA 92108
Registration
       
18 Tues 11:00 am - 1:00 pm San Diego & Imperial Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Network
Meet the Buyers
Location: 5560 Overland Avenue, Suite 270, San Diego, CA 92123
Registration
Southeastern Live Well Center

 

Southeastern Live Well Center: PCL Construction is seeking applications from qualified artists who would like to be considered for commissions of artwork and artwork purchases for the new Southeastern Live Well Center (SELWC). This Call for Artists includes funding for artworks ranging from $400 to $50,000. Please see the link below for additional information. For questions, please contact Leah Goodwin, Art Consultant, at Goodwin.leah@gmail.com.

 

SELWC Call for Artists Flyer 

 

Looking Ahead: Principles, Vision, Mission and Values

Principles

Integrity - Expertise - Transparency 

Vision

Achieve excellence in procurement and support services through collaboration with County Departments and engagement with the community and suppliers. 

Mission

Provide efficient and effective mission-focused contracting services applying open, inclusive and transparent practices. 

Values

  • Conduct County procurement with the highest standards of ethics, integrity, and compliance
  • Provide outstanding customer service, collaborate with departments, and engage the community and suppliers to maintain a competitive business environment
  • Deliver professional procurement and support business advice and expert guidance
  • Lead with transparency, inclusion, and accountability