Our Roots

WA Patriot is a veteran-owned general contracting firm established in 2009 and located in Gig Harbor, WA. WA Patriot is a legacy firm of Wade Perrow Construction (WPC), a pioneer in design-build and award-winning general contractor for over 35 years.

WA Patriot was created with the vision of being “the next generation” of builders and the mission of honoring the legacy and foundation on which we were built while continually seeking to improve how we Lead, Build, Serve and Live.

Our Culture

WA Patriot is guided by a set of uncompromising principles that have made us who we are today.

LEAD. We lead our project teams with collaborative problem-solving, innovation and technology.

BUILD. We promote a culture of safety and quality in the performance of our work.

SERVE. We adapt to the needs of our clients and answer to the needs of our community.

LIVE. We encourage a work-life balance so our employees can pursue all components of a healthy life.

Awards / Recognition

The WA Patriot culture strives for excellence and does not accept the “status quo” or “good enough”. The industry awards received year after year for Construction and Safety Excellence represents our efforts to improve how we lead our projects and serve our clients.

WA Patriot also believes strongly in recognizing employees who support WA Patriot’s goals and values, and who demonstrate their commitment to the WA Patriot culture. A PATRIOT Award is presented each year to one individual chosen by their peers as a way to show appreciation for their passion in serving our projects, teams, and clients.

WA Patriot also presents a Subcontractor/Consultant firm with a Subcontractor of the Year Award to express our gratitude for their dedication and commitment to making our projects successful. This builds goodwill and reinforces our partnership approach to leading our projects.


WA Patriot seeks to hire individuals who share our passion for leading and serving, and who have the drive to achieve their own personal goals of advancing their careers.

WA Patriot is dedicated to the success and professional development of our employees, and encourages continuing education to all employees. We encourage and support a healthy work/life balance in the lives of our employees. In addition, we offer competitive compensation packages that include medical, dental, vision, 401(k), paid holidays, vacations, and personal time off.

WA Patriot is currently hiring for the following positions:

If you are interested in joining our team, please send your resume to bmelchior@wapatriot.com.