[HISTORY: Adopted by the Borough Council of the Borough of Wilmerding 6-6-1989 by Ord. No. 897 (Ch. 5, Part 5, of the 1989 Code). Amendments noted where applicable.]
The Borough of Wilmerding shall appoint a Fire Protection Consultant, with expertise in handling of hazardous waste, to act on behalf of the Borough of Wilmerding and to prescribe and issue permits for the same. Said consultant shall prescribe and issue all forms necessary for the administration of fire prevention ordinances of the Borough of Wilmerding and construction code ordinances of the Borough of Wilmerding; may enforce said regulations relating to any matter pertaining to the administration of said ordinances and codes, including, but not limited to, the review of locations and issuance of permits under said ordinances and codes.
The Consultant shall be appointed by motion and serve at the pleasure of Council at a fee based upon an hourly rate as determined between the parties.
Said Consultant shall be given all the responsibilities of the Fire Chief, as so defined in said prior ordinances, here and referred to. Said Consultant shall henceforth have all the powers and duties of the Fire Chief as they pertain to the issuance of permits and enforcement of regulations dealing with hazardous waste, its storage, handling and transmission through the Borough of Wilmerding.