The QMH team is comprised of unique individuals who contribute to our family-oriented environment. We would like to introduce Edgar Parra, Quality Material Handling’s CAD Design and Permits Specialist. Edgar is noted for his humor and friendly attitude around the office. Keep reading to learn more about Edgar and the dynamic qualities he brings to our corporate team!
Edgar is from Pomona, California and has been leading the QMH Permits Department for 3 years. As manager of our Permits Department, Edgar works with dozens of California cities and fire departments to ensure all of our clients’ project designs are executed to meet city codes and fire safety regulations. He attended Rio Hondo College, studying Mechanical Engineering and Architectural Design, and graduated from Cal State Poly with a degree in City, Urban, Community and Regional planning.
What is an inspirational/motivational quote that you live by?
“Opportunities don’t have them, you create them.”
What is your favorite food?
I like Spanish tapas.
What is something interesting/unique about you?
I have a vegetable garden at my house. It’s a great way of relaxation for me.
What are some of your favorite things to do outside of work?
I like being outdoors, camping, mountain bike riding or dirt bike riding.
What is the best part about working at QMH?
The best part about working at QMH is the work environment. I have the freedom to be able to come up with new ideas and having the support of the owners.