PUBLIC NOTICE CALL FOR WEATHERIZATION CONTRACTORS

PUBLIC NOTICE CALL FOR WEATHERIZATION CONTRACTORS REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS Community Action Team’s Weatherization Program is now accepting applications to establish qualified contractors to provide services for income-eligible homes in Clatsop, Columbia, & Tillamook Counties. Scope of Projects To reduce structural heat loss and reduce energy consumption by installing weatherization measures & related repairs which improve the thermal efficiency of the dwelling unit. To provide the health and safety of the customer by utilizing the available advanced diagnostic testing equipment to test every unit. To provide incidental plumbing, electrical and/or heating equipment service/repair within the scope of project. *Contractors for installation of weatherization measures and readiness repairs will be asked to submit bids per job and will be awarded through a competitive selection process. Applicants must be bonded, registered with the Construction Contractors Board, Certified Lead Based Paint Renovator (LBPR), USDOE Lead Safe Weatherization trained, along with additional required insurance coverage and preferred training/certifications. *Contractors for Residential Energy Auditor/Inspector to complete residential energy audits & quality control inspections (QCI) including all health and safety tests utilizing blower door, duct blaster and other weatherization tools. Contractor must be REAP and/or BPI certified, REM Design & QCI certified by standards required by the State of Oregon’s Weatherization Assistance Program. *Contractors for Electrical inspections / readiness repairs, HVAC inspections / replacements and Plumbing repairs. Applicants must be bonded, registered with the Construction Contractors Board, along with required insurance coverage & preferred training/certifications. Professional Service contractors (electricians, plumbers, HVAC) will submit price list, hourly billing rate and travel charge information as part of the Request for Proposal. * Qualified vendors for the installation of new energy efficient refrigerators & stoves, and appliance repairs. Applicants must carry general liability, vehicle insurance and meet program insurance requirements. Follow established recycling standards set forth by EPA and USDOE. Qualified vendors will be required to complete the required bid packet and agree to contractual terms. Contractor must adhere to all ORS statutes pertaining to employer/employee relations and also comply with Equal Opportunity Employer requirements. Minority and women owned contractors are encouraged to respond. For further information please contact the Weatherization Program at 503-366-6587 by 5PM on September 30th, 2016. Published Sept. 2, 2016. BT/SCS15858814

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Publication: Construction

Section: Bids

Start Date: 09/02/2016

End Date: 09/02/2016