Escondido Union High School District is a CUPCCAA District. All contractors must be registered with the District prior to performing any public works projects.
A Public Works Project is defined under Labor Code as:
- Construction, alteration, demolition, installation, maintenance, or repair work,
- Done under contract, and
- Paid for in whole or in part out of public funds
A contractor license is required by the Contractor's State License Board (CSLB), if any contractor is performing work of $500 or more (combined labor and material costs) in California.
Detailed information pertaining to requirements needed to perform public works for the District. Please use the following links: To perform public works projects for EUHSD, you must comply with the regulations set forth by the CA Department of Industrial Relations (DIR). These include:
- Registering with DIR as a contractor and EUHSD
- Paying prevailing wage
- Following apprenticeship guidelines
- Maintain and submit certified payroll
You must also have an active and valid Contractor's License.
Contractors who work exclusively on small public works projects are not required to register as a public works contractor or file electronic certified payroll reports for those projects. Contractors are still required to maintain certified payroll records on a continuous basis and provide them to the Labor Commissioner’s Office upon request. Additionally, awarding agencies are not required to submit the notice of contract award through DIR’s PWC-100 system on projects that fall within the small project exemption. The small project exemption applies for all public works projects that do not exceed:
- $25,000 for new construction, alteration, installation, demolition or repair
- $15,000 for maintenance
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