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Maintenance Technician

Royal Cup Coffee, the leading coffee roaster and nationwide provider of gourmet coffees, teas and allied products offers an excellent opportunity for highly motivated and skilled individuals.  We are currently accepting applications for an immediate opening for a full time, Maintenance Technician.

Technician will be responsible for the maintenance and repair of Royal Cup Coffee production equipment, building and plant equipment.
Royal Cup offers competitive wages and an opportunity to grow your career.  Royal Cup Coffee is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  To apply please visit online at www.royalcupcoffee.com/.
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University of Montevallo
is accepting applications for a
Senior HR Generalist
Apply online at
jobs.montevallo.edu
UM is an AA/EO Employer
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Business Opportunity

Want to get in at the ground floor?
This Entertainment District promises to be a world class development…
“Building wealth, while rebuilding our communities”.
For your invitation to the premier private investment seminar,
call   (205) 999-6219!
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“Granite Countertops Installers”
6 Mo. Exp. Required.
Install, Polish, Fab
(205) 218-9579
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DRIVERS
Drivers: Great Pay/ Benefits!
Paid Vacation! Rider Program. DryBulk,
Longhaul. CDL-A w/Haz; 6mos exp, 21yoa.
855-777-WSTL
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SPECIALTY

SANDRA DESIGNER’S CLOSET
DRESS FOR LESS!
Call (205) 788-7862
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AUTOS SALE

2000 Toyota 4 runner
S.U.V. Priced right
Habla Español
Call Jay 205/863/7556

2004 Toyota 4runner
S.U.V. Loaded
Call Sammy 205/814/6454

2007 Toyota Camary
4 door automatic
Power windows and locks
Call Ivory 205/821/0491

2011 Toyota Camary
4 door nice
Call Sammy 205/814/0491

2003 Toyota Camary sle
Loaded automatic
Call Ivory 205/821/0491
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REAL ESTATE

Calling all singles ….

I have the best 2 BR with DEN home in Ensley Highlands for you. Beautiful yard, separate garage, C/A, porch and patio. Call me to take a look see; Cynthia Marzette (205) 910-7149 or Barnes and Associates (205)328-3330
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Veterans looking for a home? I will work with you in any area of town to find you the best on the market. Call Cynthia Marzette (205) 910-7149 or ask for me at Barnes and Associates, (205) 328-3330.
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OFFICE BUILDING FOR SALE

Ideal for medical office or hospital equipment sales directly across from Baptist Princeton Hospital. Off street parking, private shower, beautiful reception room. Cynthia Marzette (205) 910-7149 or ask for me at Barnes and Associates, (205) 328-3330.
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PUBLIC NOTICE

Jefferson County Office of Community & Economic Development will hold a Technical Advisory Committee Meeting on September 27, 2013 at 10 AM.  The purpose of the meeting is to offer updates on programs offered through the Community & Economic Development department.  The meeting will be held at the Jefferson County Courthouse in Birmingham, 716 Richard Arrington Jr. Blvd N, Suite A-440.

For questions concerning this meeting, please call Felicia Smith or Yolanda Caver at 325-5761.

Special accommodations are available, upon request, for those with disabilities and those with limited English proficiency.  Those requiring special accommodations should call 325-5761 in advance for assistance.
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PUBLIC NOTICE

New FM Translator

On August  30, 2013, Educational media Foundation filed an application BNPFT-20130830AQA
with the Federal Communications Commission requesting the Commission’s consent for a NEW
FM translator station to serve Graysville, Alabama. The NEW FM translator will operate on
channel 293 and will rebroadcast station WZNN (FIN #71417) in Gardendale, Alabama.

A copy of this application is on file for public inspection during regular business hours at 2288
Airport Boulevard, Santa Rosa, California 95403
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LEGALS

REQUEST FOR BIDS

REQUEST FOR BIDS HOUSING REHABILITATION BID ANNOUNCEMENT BID # 9-13-1

Bids will be accepted by the Jefferson County Office of Community & Economic Development for proposed owner-occupied housing rehabilitation work at multiple addresses in the Jefferson County Community Development Consortium.  Bids will be accepted no later than 4:00 PM on September 26, 2013.  Bids will be opened at 2:00 PM on September  27, 2013 in Room A-430 of the Jefferson County Courthouse. Interested parties should contact the Jefferson County Office of Community & Economic Development at knightj@jccal.org to request a bid package.  Bid packages may be picked up in person at 716 Richard Arrington Jr. Blvd. North, Room A-430, Birmingham, AL 35203.  Questions should be directed to Cheryl Collier at (205) 325-5761.
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REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS

Jefferson County through its Office of Community & Economic Development is seeking proposals from qualified firms to provide   architectural services associated with the North Smithfield Manor Storm Shelter Project, Warrior Storm Shelter- Trafford Road Project, and Concord Storm Shelter Project.  Proposals must be submitted no later than 5:00 p.m., on Thursday, October 3, 2013.

RFQ packets can be obtained at the address below:
Jefferson County Office of Community & Economic Development
716 Richard Arrington JR BLVD, N.
Room A-430
Birmingham, AL  35203

For more information call Yolanda Caver at (205) 325-5761.
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NOTICE OF COMPLETION

In accordance with Chapter 1 Title 39, Code of Alabama, 1975, notice is hereby given that Bennett Building, Inc., Contractor, has completed the contract for the Addition and Renovation for   Coldwater Elementary School at 530 Taylor Chapel Road Oxford, AL 36201, for the State of Alabama and the Oxford City Board of Education, owners, and have made request for final settlement of said contract.  All persons having any claim for labor, materials, or otherwise in connection with this project would immediately notify Lathan Associates Architects, PC located at 1550 Woods of Riverchase Dr #200 Hoover, AL 35244.
Bennett Building, Inc.
120 Shady Acres Road
Alabaster, AL  35007
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INVITATION TO BID

Sealed   Bid Proposals will be received by the Birmingham Parking Authority at 1732  5th Avenue North, Birmingham, Alabama 35203 until 2:00 p.m. CST on Tuesday, September 24, 2013, for the Re-Paving of Parking Lot A-1 at which time and place they will be publicly opened and read. The work generally consists of preparing existing paving for overlay of new paving  located  in the Parking Lot fronting 20th Street North and behind buildings that are fronting on Morris Avenue in Birmingham, Alabama.  Additional miscellaneous renovations are also included in the scope of work.

A cashier’s check or bid bond payable to the City of Birmingham in an amount not less than five (5) percent of the amount of the bid, but in no event more than $10,000, must accompany the bidder’s proposal.  Performance and Payment Bonds and evidence of insurance required in the bid documents will be required at the signing of the Contract.

Specifications may be examined at the office of the Williams Blackstock Architects, 2204 First Avenue South, Birmingham, AL and Birmingham offices of F. W. Dodge, Builders Exchange, and Construction Market Data.

Bid Documents may be obtained on Wednesday, September 4, 2013 through the Alabama Graphics digital plan room at dpr.algraphics.com (telephone 205-252-8505) upon deposit of $50 per set, which will be refunded in full on the two sets issued to each general contract bidder submitting a bonafide bid, upon return of documents in complete and good condition within ten days of bid date.  Additional sets for general contractors, and sets for subcontractors and dealers, may be ordered at cost.

A Mandatory Pre-Bid Conference will be held on Friday, September 20, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. at the project site.  The purpose of the conference is to provide a public forum for the clarification of the bid documents and the needs of the Birmingham Parking Authority and to provide a mechanism for bidder input into the procurement process.

The Birmingham Parking Authority is supportive of the Birmingham Construction Industry Authority’s (BCIA) initiative to encourage the participation of MBE/DBE firms in the construction process.  Potential bidders should contact the BCIA (205-324-6202) for assistance in obtaining MBE/DBE participation in the bid process and contract award.  The BCIA has compiled a list of certified MBE/DBEs by trade categories to assist General Contractors in identifying potential subcontractors of bidding opportunities.

Bids must be submitted on proposal forms furnished by the Architect or copies thereof.  All bidders bidding in amounts exceeding that established by the State Licensing Board for General Contractors must be licensed under the provisions of Title 34, Chapter 8, Code of Alabama, 1975, and must show evidence of license before bidding or bid will not be received or considered by the Architect; the bidder shall show such evidence by clearly displaying his or her current license number on the outside of the sealed envelope in which the proposal is delivered.  The Owner reserves the right to reject any or all proposals and to waive technical errors if, in the Owner’s judgment, the best interests of the Owner will thereby be promoted.
Birmingham Parking Authority
Williams Blackstock
Architects
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ADVERTISEMENT for BIDDER PRE-  QUALIFICATION And NOTICE of INTENT to   RECEIVE BIDS
  from PREQUALIFIED BIDDERS
Pre-qualification submittals will be received at the 2020 Building, 2020 8th Avenue South, Birmingham, Alabama 35233 until 2:00pm local time on Monday, September 23, 2013 by the Owner’s Representative/Project Manager, Juan de Onis, on behalf of Office of the Associate Vice President, Facilities & Capital Projects, University of Alabama at Birmingham, and the Callahan Eye Foundation Hospital Health Care Authority. The original and two (2) duplicates of submittals are required for pre-qualification approval; however, facsimile transmission copies may be transmitted to the Project Manager at (205) 975-7000 to expedite the review process with hard-copies of the submittals to be delivered within 24 hours.
CALLAHAN EYE HOSPITAL LIONS CLINIC FIRST FLOOR   RENOVATION UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA AT   BIRMINGHAM UAB PROJECT # H135010A
A.    SCOPE OF WORK: 
The project, constructed under a single prime contract, will be performed in two phases in an occupied emergency department, so care will need to be taken to limit disturbances, coordinate shutdowns and follow strict ICRA requirements to protect patients, family and staff. The scope of the work includes renovations and improvements   to exam rooms, offices, work areas and waiting areas, including mechanical and electrical systems and replacement of lighting and ceilings, roofing, finishes, and required ICRA provisions. All work will be carefully coordinated with Hospital staff to ensure the operations of the facility are not interrupted. Lions Clinic Location is 1720 University Boulevard, Birmingham, Alabama, 35233.
B.    PRIME CONTRACTOR BIDDER PRE-QUALIFICATIONS: 
Prime contractor bidders interested in submitting a proposal must apply for pre- qualification and must be licensed under the Provision of Title 34, Chapter 8, and Code of Alabama, 1975. A copy of current Alabama Contractors license is to be included in pre-qualification submittal. 
Only prime contractor bidders who have completed the pre-qualification process and that have been approved will   be eligible to submit a bid for the Project. Prospective Bidder’s Pre-qualification Package must be received by the Owner’s Project Manager no later than 2:00pm local time on Monday, September 23, 2013 after which no further requests will be considered. 
Pre-qualification Requirements Information Package may be obtained from the Architect upon letterhead request.
The pre-qualification procedure is intended to identify responsible and competent prime contractor bidders relative to the requirements of the Project. Each prospective prime contractor bidder will be notified of the results of the pre-qualification, no later than   2:00pm   local time on Monday, September 30, 2013.
A   mandatory pre-bid conference will be held at the Callahan Eye Hospital at the First Floor Lobby, 1720 University Blvd, Birmingham, AL 35233 on   Wednesday, October 2, 2013 at 10:00   AM CST.
The Owner reserves the right to waive technical errors in applications, or abandon the pre-qualification process, should the interests of the Owner appear to be promoted thereby.
Progress Design and Construction Documents:
Prior to the pre-qualification deadline, project progress plans and specifications may be examined at the following location:
Architect:
  POOLE & COMPANY ARCHITECTS, LLC 2 NORTH   20TH STREET, SUITE 1610 BIRMINGHAM, AL 35203
  (205) 326-2206
  (205) 326-2201 jpoole@pooleandcompany.com
C. BIDS BY PRE-QUALIFIED PRIME GENERAL   CONTRACTOR BIDDERS
Documents:
After notice to pre-qualified bidders is given, the pre-qualified prime contractor bidders may obtain bid documents for purchase through a DPR site at Alabama Graphics, 2801 Fifth Avenue South, Birmingham, Alabama 35233.
Bid documents will be available on September 30 at the following locations after notice to pre-qualified bidders is given. Drawings and specifications may be examined at the Office of the Architect; McGraw-Hill Construction Dodge, 3000 3rd Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35233; at the AGC Internet Plan Room, 5000 Grantswood Road, Irondale, AL 35210; at the Birmingham Construction Industry Authority, 3600 Fourth Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35222; and at the Reed Construction Data Office, 30 Technology Pkwy, South, Suite 500, Norcross, GA 30092-2912.
Bonds:
A certified check or bid bond payable to the University of Alabama at Birmingham in an amount not less than five percent (5%) of the amount of the bid, but in no event more than $10,000 must accompany the bidder’s proposal. Performance and Statutory Labor and Material Payment Bonds will be required at the signing of the Contract.
Bids:
Bids must be submitted on proposal forms or copies thereof furnished by the Architect. No bid may be withdrawn after the scheduled closing time for receipt of bids for a period of ninety (90) days. The Owner reserves the right to reject bids if such action is determined to be in the best interest of the Owner. The Owner reserves the right to revoke pre-qualification of any bidder in accordance with Section 39-2- 12, Code of Alabama, 1975, as amended in 1997 (by Act 97-225).   Bids will be received until   Thursday, October 17, 2013 at 2:00pm local time at the 2020   Building, 2020 8th Avenue South, Birmingham, Alabama 35233.
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ADVERTISEMENT for BIDDER PRE-QUALIFICATION
And NOTICE of INTENT to RECEIVE BIDS
from PREQUALIFIED BIDDERS

Pre-qualification submittals will be received by the Owner’s Representative/Project Manager, Stan Cordrey on behalf of Office of the Associate Vice President, Facilities & Capital Projects, University of Alabama at Birmingham, and the University of Alabama Board of Trustees at UAB Hospital Planning, 2020 University Blvd., Birmingham, AL 35294 until 4:00 PM Central Time, October 1, 2013.  The original and two (2) duplicates of submittals are required for pre-qualification approval; however, facsimile transmission copies may be transmitted to the Project Manager at (205) 975-7000  to expedite the review process with hard-copies of the submittals to be delivered within 24 hours.

RENOVATIONS OF UAB HIGHLANDS
TRIAGE AND SECURITY CHECK POINT
For The
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Birmingham, Alabama
Project No.:  UH130475

A.    SCOPE OF WORK:

Work consists of renovating portions of the existing UAB Highlands Emergency Department Waiting Room for a triage room and security checkpoint including demolition, metal studs and drywall,  doors, frames and hardware, architectural finishes, fire protection, plumbing, HVAC, and electrical work.  Work will be performed within the operating hospital facility using high levels of infection control measures and the contractor should have experience with the implementation and maintenance of infection control measures and interim life safety measures in a hospital environment as well as experience in performing construction in an operating hospital.

B.    PRIME CONTRACTOR BIDDER PRE-QUALIFICATIONS:

Prime contractor bidders interested in submitting a proposal must apply for pre-qualification and must be licensed under the Provision of Title 34, Chapter 8, and Code of Alabama, 1975. A copy of current Alabama Contractors license is to be included in pre-qualification submittal.

Only prime contractor bidders who have completed the pre-qualification process and that have been approved will be eligible to submit a bid for the Project.  Prospective Bidder’s Pre-qualification Package must be received by the Owner’s Project Manager no later than 4:00 PM Central Time, October 1, 2013 after which no further requests will be considered.

Pre-qualification Requirements Information Package may be obtained from the Architect upon letterhead request.

The pre-qualification procedure is intended to identify responsible and competent prime contractor bidders relative to the requirements of the Project.  Each prospective prime contractor bidder will be notified of the results of the pre-qualification, no later than October 4, 2013 by 5:00 PM Central Time.

The Owner reserves the right to waive technical errors in applications, or abandon the pre-qualification process, should the interests of the Owner appear to be promoted thereby.

Progress Design and Construction Documents:
Prior to the pre-qualification deadline, project progress plans and specifications may be examined at the following location:

Architect:
Birchfield Penuel & Associates
2805 Crescent Avenue, Suite 200
Birmingham, Alabama  35209
Mr. Jared Bussey
205-870-1876
205-870-3058
jaredb@bpa.net

C.    BIDS BY PRE-QUALIFIED PRIME GENERAL CONTRACTOR BIDDERS

Documents:
After notice to pre-qualified bidders is given, the pre-qualified prime contractor bidders may obtain bid documents from the Architect (see address above) upon deposit of $100.00 per set.  The deposit is refundable in full on the first two (2) sets issued to each prime general contractor bidder upon return of documents in reusable condition within ten (10) days after bid opening.  Additional sets for pre-qualified prime contractor bidders, subcontractors, vendors, or dealers may be obtained upon payment of the same deposit.  The deposit for additional sets shall be refunded less the cost of printing, reproduction, handling and distribution, upon return of the documents in reusable condition within ten (10) days after bid opening.

Bid documents will be available at the following locations after notice to pre-qualified bidders is given.  Drawings and specifications may be examined at the Office of the Architect; at the AGC Internet Plan Room, 5000 Grantswood Road, Irondale, AL 35210; at the Birmingham Construction Industry Authority, 601 37th Street South, Birmingham, AL 35222; and at the Reed Construction Data Office, 30 Technology Pkwy, South, Suite 500, Norcross, GA 30092-2912; and electronically through McGraw-Hill Construction Dodge.

Bonds:
A certified check or bid bond payable to the University of Alabama at Birmingham in an amount not less than five percent (5%) of the amount of the bid, but in no event more than $10,000 must accompany the bidder’s proposal.  Performance and Statutory Labor and Material Payment Bonds will be required at the signing of the Contract.

Bids:
Bids must be submitted on proposal forms or copies thereof furnished by the Architect. No bid may be withdrawn after the scheduled closing time for receipt of bids for a period of ninety (90) days.  The Owner reserves the right to reject bids if such action is determined to be in the best interest of the Owner.  The Owner reserves the right to revoke pre-qualification of any bidder in accordance with Section 39-2-12, Code of Alabama, 1975, as amended in 1997 (by Act 97-225). The Bid Date is October 29, 2013 at 2:00 PM Central Time at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, UAB Hospital Planning, 2020 University Blvd., Birmingham, Alabama 35294.

Proposals may be hand delivered or received by mail on the date of the bid opening at the Office of  Juan DeOnis, Director of Program Planning Facilities and Capital Projects, 2020 Building, 2020 8th Avenue south, Birmingham, Alabama  35233, until 12:00 noon.  After 12:00 noon of the date of the bid opening, proposals must be hand delivered and presented at the bid opening.  Sealed proposals shall be submitted in triplicate and shall be properly identified.  All proposals received after 2:00 p.m. on October 29, 2013 will be returned unopened.

Nonresident Prime Contractor Bidders:
Under Section 39-3-5, Code of Alabama, 1975, nonresident prime contractor bidders must accompany any written bid documents with a written opinion of an attorney licensed to practice law in such nonresident prime contractor bidder’s state of domicile as to the preferences, if any or none, granted by the law of the state to its own business entities whose principal place of business are in that state in the letting of any or all public contracts.  Resident prime contractors in Alabama, as defined in Section 39-2-12, are granted preference over nonresident prime contractors in awarding of contracts in the same manner and to the same extent as provided by the laws of the state of domicile of the nonresident.

D.    PRE-BID CONFERENCE
A mandatory Pre-Bid Conference will be held on October 14, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. at the site of the work.  Meet at the UAB Highlands Hospital first floor main lobby.  It is mandatory that all pre-qualified prime contractor bidders attend the Pre-Bid Conference.
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