A Workplace That Works Hard For Employees

Van Metre has earned a powerful reputation as a family business. In keeping with our core values, we treat our employees like family from the moment they come on board.

Not only do we offer excellent compensation and an above-average employee benefits package, we foster a dynamic work environment focused on encouraging—and rewarding—excellence. We solicit employee ideas on company processes and implement suggestions based on feedback.  

From helping you stay healthy, protecting your income, planning for retirement and balancing work/family, our Van Metre benefit programs offer choices specifically tailored to the diverse needs of our employees.

We understand wellness of body and mind contributes to a stronger Van Metre. Several policies and benefits encourage you to prioritize your commitment to everyday wellness.


  • Comprehensive Medical, Dental & Vision Plans
  • Virtual Access to Doctors 24/7/365
  • Short & Long-Term Disability Benefits
  • Company-Paid Life Insurance
  • Employee Wellness Program
  • $900 Annual Wellness Reimbursement
  • Free Access to Fitness Facilities & Weekly Yoga
  • Discounts with Pure Barre, Solidcore, F45 & Row House
  • Access to Smoking Cessation Package
  • Legal & Identity Theft Protection
  • Access to TaskHuman Wellness App


We believe you should be rewarded for your hard work. Competitive compensation packages — as well as bonuses, discounts and reimbursement options — create value in your life.
  • Company-Matched 401(k) Retirement Savings PlanExtensive
  • Peer, Spot & Manager Promotion Bonuses
  • Discount with Preferred Vendors (Appliances, Tile, Lighting)
  • Corporate Discount with Verizon
  • Tutoring Reimbursement
  • $1000 Employee Referral Program
  • ADP/LifeMart Discounts
We also believe Van Metre employees deserve special benefits. Special benefits — created specifically for Van Metre employees — elevate your level of engagement and commitment.
  • Apartment Rental Discounts at Van Metre Properties
  • Renter Rewards at Van Metre Properties
  • Home Purchase Discount Program with Van Metre Homes
  • Employee Discount through Intercoastal Mortgage
  • Employee Discount through Walker Title Company
  • Employee Rate through Van Metre Design+Build


We’re committed to “work/life balance” being more than just a catchphrase – it’s one of our guiding principles. Van Metre offers and encourages taking time off and believe it benefits both your physical and mental health.
  • Pet-friendly Workplace
  • Fourteen Paid Holidays
  • Annual Winter Holiday Break (Week off between Christmas and New Year’s Day)
  • Two Personal Days
  • Ten Sick Days
  • Ten Vacation Days
  • Two Volunteer Days Towards Charity of Choice
  • Day Off for Birthday
  • Day Off to Complete Annual Physical
  • Time Off for Voting
  • Comprehensive Parental & Bonding Leave
  • Veterans (and Spouses of) receive Veterans Day Off
We want to help build a better you. From communication skills to behavioral intelligence to leadership development—having access to training tools when and where you need them makes all the difference.
  • Tuition Reimbursement, up to $2,000 Per Year
  • Mentoring Programs
  • Comprehensive Training Programs
  • Annual Awards & Recognition Programs
  • Company Paid Certifications & Licensing
  • Women’s Leadership Group
  • Diversity & Inclusion Council
  • Outlined Growth Paths
We focus on local charities and encourage you to do the same. A legacy of local giving is both our responsibility and pride. We are dedicated to improving the lives of people in Northern Virginia, underscoring our longstanding commitment to the community we call home.
  • Van Metre Companies Foundation
  • Van Metre Family Foundation
  • Annual Van Metre 5K Run for Children’s National Hospital
  • Van Metre Cornhole Challenge
  • Blood Drives
  • Annual participation in Capital Pride
  • Volunteer & Community Service Opportunities
  • Flexible Schedule to Encourage Participation in Work-Sponsored Charity Events
We want you to have fun while at work. While getting work done is serious business, we believe there's no reason why you can’t enjoy yourself at the same time.
  • Fun Company Events & Team Outings
  • Van Metre Open
  • Giveaways of Nationals & Washington Commanders Tickets
  • After-Work Sports Leagues (Softball, Kickball, Volleyball, etc.)
The Van Metre Way