DHR Posting: Proposed Modifications to Existing Personal Services Contracts

The following expedited Personal Services Contracts (”PSCs”) have been submitted for review and approval by the Department of Human Resources (“DHR”). In accordance with Civil Service Commission policy, protests of proposed expedited PSCs must be emailed to DHR-PSCCoordinator@sfgov.org by close of business on the 7th day of posting. If you have any questions, please contact DHR at (415) 557-4842
PSC No Dept Designation (FAMIS) Modification submit date Dept Description Modified Amount Cumulative Total Description of Work Start Date End Date
4056-13/14 - MODIFICATIONS LIB 04/01/2020 PUBLIC LIBRARY $75,000 $1,175,000 A. Concise description of proposed work: BiblioCommons is a “Software as a Service” solution to deliver a “social discovery” experience and a much improved search to public library Catalog users. “Social discovery” allows users to comment on materials in the collection. BiblioCommons employees will review comments flagged by users and implement next steps, which may include notification and removal. 04/30/2020 04/01/2025
31841 - 18/19 - MODIFICATIONS ADM 04/02/2020 GENERAL SERVICES AGENCY - CITY ADMIN $12,000 $92,000 The Digital Services Division promotes the development of new digital services to help meet the needs of all who use City and County of San Francisco (CCSF) on line services. Digital Services relies on user research as a fundamental means of understanding each customer’s story and needs, which informs the design of accessible and intuitive on line services. Vendor will create and coordinate a User Testing Program to help CCSF departments bring public input into the design of City services. Vendor will recruit, engage and compensate residents for user testing. Target users will include residents who are low income, English as Second Language speakers, seniors, and people with disabilities. Through this program, Digital Services will conduct user testing by testing its web products on members of these groups and use research results to make its products more accessible by members of these groups. Vendor will assess the program at regular intervals. 03/15/2019 03/14/2021
42703 - 15/16 - MODIFICATIONS MYR 04/02/2020 MAYOR $69,200 $669,200 The contractor will assist the Mayor’s Office of Public Policy and Finance staff in making decisions on a wide variety of layout, content, design, and production issues related to the annual Mayor’s Proposed Budget Book. 01/31/2020