1. BackgroundThe Government of Jamaica established the Jamaica Social Investment Fund (JSIF) to assist in its poverty eradication programme. Jamaica Social Investment Fund has entered into a partnership with the Ministry of Science, Energy & Technology for Facilitation of House Wiring Functions. The Jamaica Social Investment Fund intends to use part of the proceeds of this agreement to cover payments under the contract for a Consultancy Firm for GOJ COMMUNITY ELECTRIFICATION-Pole Line (73686) 2. Scope of WorkThe project requires the services of an Electrical Engineering Firm to undertake the design and supervision of works to implement pole line extensions in the Communities listed in the TOR. 3. Qualifications and Experience Interested Consultancy Firms should provide information demonstrating that they have the required qualification and relevant experience to perform the services.  Bids will be evaluated on the Technical Proposals, Key Professional Staff and Experience. 4. Duration of ConsultancyThe duration of this contract is three (3) months.  5. Selection MethodConsultancy Firm will be selected using the Quality- and Cost-Based Selection (QCBS) method in accordance with the procedures set out in the Government of Jamaica Handbook of Public Sector Procurement Procedures (Revised March 2014), Volume 2 of 4 Procedures for the Procurement of Goods, General Services & Works and the Public Procurement Act 2015 6. Bid CollectionInterested eligible bidders may obtain the Request for Proposal documents on Compact Disc (CD) at the Jamaica Social Investment Fund at the address below from 8:30 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. commencing Wednesday, October 6, 2021 to Wednesday, November 3, 2021 ALL BIDS MUST BE SUBMITTED IN PRINTED COPY TO OUR OFFICES BY 12:00 NOON ON WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 3, 2021.   ORIGINAL AND COPY OF THE BID MUST BE SUBMITTED IN ACCORDANCE WITH INSTRUCTION TO BIDDERS  Late bids will be rejected. The opening of Technical Proposals will be conducted in the presence of bidders’ representatives who choose to attend at the address below at 12:10 p.m. on Wednesday, November 3, 2021. Procurement ManagerJamaica Social Investment FundGround Floor, The Dorchester11 Oxford Road (Entrance on Norwood Road)Kingston 5, JamaicaTel: (876) 968-4545/ Fax: (876) 929-3784E-mail: contracting@jsif.orgWebsite:

Collection Period: 
Wednesday, October 6, 2021 - 8:30am to Wednesday, November 3, 2021 - 12:00pm