(a) Scope. (Amended by Ord. No. 179,329, Eff. 12/10/07, Oper. 1/1/08.) No person shall use or operate any boiler or steam generating apparatus of over five horsepower, carrying over 15 pounds of steam, or any steam engine or turbine or their multiple unit, developing 50 horsepower or more, or any diesel or semi-diesel engine of over 50 horsepower, unless the person has a valid license issued by the Department for its use or operation. The license shall clearly list the particular apparatus, machine or equipment for which it was issued.
A person having a valid unlimited horse power Steam Engineer’s License issued by the Department, shall be entitled, without further license, to operate steam engines or their multiple units of any horsepower.
EXCEPTION: No license shall be required to operate any Diesel or semi-Diesel engine used for the purpose of providing standby power or emergency power.
(b) Equipment Used for Agricultural Purposes. Nothing in this article shall be deemed or construed to require the licensing of any operator of any apparatus, machinery or equipment used for agricultural purposes.
(c) Unlicensed Operator. No person shall employ or permit any Unlicensed person to operate any of the equipment enumerated in Subsection (a) of this section.