SAFCA operates with a small number of permanent full-time staff, consisting of a small team of experienced executives and program managers, supported by a small civil service staff. In order to perform much of the ongoing, day-to-day, or normal functions of the agency, SAFCA relies on a team of highly qualified consultants to perform much of the professional and technical work. SAFCA relies on a variety of well-established consultant selection procedures, including Sole Source, Request for Qualifications, and Request for Proposals. As well as formal and informal bidding procedures for Public Works projects. SAFCA utilizes these different contract types:
Commodities & Equipment: Contracts for the purchase of supplies, materials and equipment. Equipment is a capital asset with an aggregate cost in excess of $5,000 having a useful life expectancy of five (5) years or more.
Services: Provision of technical services to agency for property, equipment or general operational activities.
Professional Services/Consultant: Provide professional or expert advice in relation to capital projects, technical analysis, intergovernmental relations, legal services and financial services.
Public Works: For the performance of capital projects or repair of existing facilities. SAFCA utilizes the formal public works bidding procedures applicable to the County of Sacramento.
Real Property: Real property acquisitions, conveyances, license agreements and utility relocation agreements.
Inter-Agency Agreements: Include and are not limited to Cost Sharing Agreements, Cooperative Agreements and Service Agreements.
For more details please see SAFCA’s Contracting Policy.
Current Contracting Opportunities
SAFCA Job Order Contracting 2022: JOCs 009, 010, 011, 012
Contract Documents can be found on Sacramento County’s eProcurement site:
Mandatory Virtual Pre-Bid Conference: Friday, August 19, 2022 – 1:00PM (WebEx)
Bid Date: Thursday, September 1, 2022 – 2:00PM
Request for Proposals for Pappa Rosa Property Agricultural Lease
Request for Proposals for Land Management Maintenance Services in the Natomas Basin
Request for Proposals for Agricultural Leases in the Natomas Basin
RFQ 2021-003 Addendum No. 1 – Responses to Written Questions
Submittal Due Date: Friday, September 24, 2021 – 5:00PM
SAFCA Job Order Contracting 2021: JOCs 005 006 007 008
Mandatory Virtual Pre-Bid Conference: Monday, July 19, 2021 – 9:00AM (WebEx)
Bid Date: Thursday, August 5, 2021 – 2:00PM
Request for Proposals for Cattle Grazing Land Lease within the Lower Dry Creek Floodplain
Request for Qualifications: Environmental Consulting Services on an as-needed Basis
Current Public Works/Construction Opportunities can be found on the Sacramento County website www.saccountybids.net.