Professional Services Opportunities

Professional Services Opportunities

Project Bid Opportunities for the Valley Center Municipal Water District are advertised and awarded in accordance with the provisions of the District’s Administrative Code Article 135 – Professional and Consulting Services. The following Professional Services Opportunities are currently available:






[Project No.  13-06-78-53200]

The Valley Center Municipal Water District (“VCMWD” or “District”) is requesting a Statement of Qualifications (“SOQ”) to provide engineering services for the design of improvements and upgrades to the District’s Lower Moosa Canyon Water Reclamation Facility (“Moosa”) and Meadows Lift Station.

Moosa upgrades include design of new diversion structure, equalization basin, Influent lift station, headworks area with new screenings and grit removal units, influent flow splitter box, retrofit existing aeration basins, replacement of control panels and electrical.  Meadows Lift Station upgrades include new MCC panels, MCC shade structure, new inline grinder, site work, mechanical piping, electrical, concrete flatwork, and masonry retaining wall. 

Respondents shall submit four (4) printed copies and an electronic (PDF) file of their SOQ on or before 4:30 p.m. on July 5, 2024.  Questions regarding the Request for Qualifications (“RFQ”) should be directed to Fernando Carrillo via email at  Engineering_Projects@vcmwd.orgno later than 4:30 p.m. June 28, 2024.

Upon receipt, District staff will review the SOQ for responsiveness, project understanding, proposed project approach, detailed scope of work, schedule, and project team.  An evaluation panel will review and rank each firm based on the grading criteria specified herein.  Up to three firms will be short-listed to move forward to the interview stage.  The short-listed firms are to submit a sealed fee proposal and project schedule at the interview.  The evaluation panel will select the firm best prepared to provide the desired services based on all information presented.  The District and chosen firm will negotiate a fair and reasonable cost for the work at that time.

A pre-proposal meeting with a site visit will be held at 10 a.m. on June 20, 2024 at Lower Moosa Canyon WRF, 8711 Circle R Drive, Valley Center, CA.  A secondary optional site visit can be made possible at a time and date to be determined.  

Interested Firms should contact Fernando Carrillo via email at Engineering_Projects@vcmwd.orgto request a complete RFQ package. Responding firms will be placed on an interest list to receive any subsequent correspondence and notifications.