For the purpose of this Chapter, the following definitions shall apply unless the context clearly indicates or requires a different meaning.
   CITY ISSUED SECURITY CARD. An identification card officially issued by the City of Palm Bay, depicting the picture and name of the person to whom it is issued, and identifying such person as an employee or a contract employee of the City.
   CONTRACT EMPLOYEE. Any individual who is employed regularly, seasonally, on a per diem basis, whether or not compensated, to fulfill a duty or obligation of the contractor in or for the City of Palm Bay.  CONTRACT EMPLOYEE shall not include employees of the contractor who do not perform duties within the city limits or who do not have regular contact with the public as a representative of the City.
   CONTRACTOR. Any natural person or any non-natural person business entity who enters into a business arrangement with the City of Palm Bay, whether with or without a written contract, and shall include any subcontractor that is engaged by a contractor to fulfill its obligations pursuant to the business arrangement. The term CONTRACTOR excludes:
      (1)   Any business entity where its relationship with the City is solely as a party to a franchise agreement; and
      (2)   Any other unit of government.
   EMPLOYEE. Any individual whom is hired or engaged on a full time, part time or seasonal basis to fill an established personnel position, whether compensated or uncompensated.
   OFFICIAL CITY BADGE. Any metal badge or embroidered badge that is sewn on a uniform officially issued by the City of Palm Bay identifying the wearer as a law enforcement officer, firefighter, fire inspector, code compliance officer, V-COP, building inspector, or parking enforcement specialist.
(Ord. 2007-48, passed 6-21-07; Am. Ord. 2007-96, passed 10-18-07)