There is hereby created the position of Plumbing Inspector of the Township of West Manchester. Said Plumbing Inspector shall work under the direction of the Sewer Committee Chairman. It shall be his duty to supervise and inspect all plumbing work to ensure that the same is done in conformity with the provisions of this chapter, and in conformity with the plans and specifications for which the plumbing permit was issued. All applications for plumbing permits, together with the drawings and other data, shall be submitted to the Plumbing Inspector. No permit shall be issued by the Township Permit Officer until the same has been authorized, in writing, by the Plumbing Inspector. The Plumbing Inspector shall keep suitable records of all permits issued, including drawings and other pertinent data.
The Plumbing Inspector shall be identified by an official badge. The Plumbing Inspector shall, after proper identification, have the right to enter any premises for the purpose of inspecting any plumbing system at such times as may be reasonably necessary to protect the public health. The Plumbing Inspector shall not be required to enter trenches or other areas which, in his opinion, may be unsafe.