The intent of this RFP is to establish a list of vendors that will be utilized for Technical Staff personnel. Individual staff personnel shall meet the requirements set for in this Request for Proposal. Temporary staffing may be for both short and long-term assignments. IT must have the ability to utilize contracted staff, often on short notice for short-term assignments, as well as for assignments of six (6) to twelve (12) months or more in duration. All contracted employees are expected to have the necessary technical expertise and certification, as specified in each position description submitted at the time of assignment. Contracted employees shall conduct themselves and provide support services in a professional and courteous manner.
The Tri-County Metropolitan Transportation District of Oregon (hereinafter "TriMet") requests proposals for providing service. This RFP sets forth the minimum requirements that all proposals shall meet. Failure to submit proposals in accordance with this RFP may render the proposal unacceptable. This RFP is issued by the Procurement & Contracts Department. All communications pertaining to this RFP shall be directed to TriMet, Procurement & Contracts Department, 1800 SW 1st Ave., Suite 300, Portland, Oregon 97201; Attn: Anthony Blackmon via email at Blackmoa@trimet.org.
TriMet reserves the right to analyze, examine, and interpret any proposal for a period of not more than ninety (90) days, commencing from the proposal due date and time. Proposals shall not be conditioned to allow for less than a ninety (90) day acceptance period.