City of Spokane

Spokane Municipal Code

***Note: Many local criminal codes can now be located under Chapter 10.60 SMC while others are now cited under the Revised Code of Washington (RCW), which was incorporated into the municipal code in 2022. (See SMC 10.58.010). Code Enforcement, including Noise Control and Animal Regulations are located in Chapters 10.62 through 10.74.

Title 10
Chapter 10.29
Section 10.29.030

Title 10 Regulation of Activities

Division II. License Code

Chapter 10.29 Contractors and Workers

Article III. Others

Section 10.29.030 Heating Mechanics – License

No person may perform work requiring a mechanical permit without a license issued by the building services department of the appropriate type as follows:

  1. A gas heating mechanic I license authorizes the holder to do gas fitting work on a gas:
    1. system or gas appliance utilizing up to four hundred thousand BTU input per hour, or
    1. appliance in excess of four hundred thousand BTU input per hour under the direct supervision and in the presence of a gas heating mechanic II.
  1. A gas heating mechanic II license authorizes the holder to do industrial gas fitting work (exceeding four hundred thousand BTU) on any permit a mechanical contractor can take out.
  1. Contractors who obtain permits requiring a heating mechanics license and the installer who performs the installation shall both be liable for the civil infraction set forth in SMC 1.05.170.

Date Passed: Monday, May 11, 2020

Effective Date: Sunday, June 14, 2020

ORD C35899 Section 2