Measure J Projects: Contractor Information

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Bakersfield College strives to keep local contractors updated on events and bids regarding Measure J Projects at the Bakersfield College campuses. For questions about these events, please contact Mike Giacomini


Local Contractor Outreach Presentation

Doing Business with KCCD

What you need to know for doing business with Kern Community College District (KCCD)! Includes information on how to be added to the Qualified Contractor List, active RFPs and current construction bids.

Qualified Contractor List

The KCCD Facilities Department maintains an annual Qualified Contractor List that serves as a useful guide when notifying contractors of an upcoming bid opportunity which meets a specific vendor trade classification.

Get Added to KCCD Qualified Contractor List

Send the following information:

  • Company name
  • Contact name
  • Mailing address
  • Phone
  • Fax
  • Email address
  • Trade classification

Send to:
Kim Crews, Administrative Assistant
Fax: (661) 336-5185

What You Need to Know to Bid on A Better BC Project

KCCD Bidding Requirements

  • Liquidated Damages 
  • License: “B”
  • Scheduling Requirements (Primavera P6)
  • Utilize PMIS (Program Management Information Systems)
  • Insurance Coverages:
    1. Employer's Liability
    2. Commercial General Liability and Property
    3. Errors and Omissions
    4. Builders Risk
    5. Worker's Compensation

Department of Industrial Relations (DIR) & Bonding Requirements

DIR Requirements:


  • Register as a public works contractor
  • Pay prevailing wages
  • Follow apprenticeship requirements

Bonding Requirements

Maintain and submit certified payroll records: 


  • Performance and Payment Bond (100% of Contract Sum)
  • Plan ahead for capacity with bonding company
  • Subcontractors

Questions About Contractor Requirements

Contact Ralph Burnette, Senior Contracts Administrator, AECOM/Parsons 
Mobile: (661) 912-5944
Office: (661) 395-4254