Canada Recruitment and Workforce Solutions

Staffing, global mobility and employment agency in Canada specializing in technical and engineering industries

A dedicated employment agency delivering expert Canadian workforce solutions

For more than 15 years, Airswift has supported the Canadian energy, process and infrastructure job markets. In recent years, we have increasingly supported expanding clients in IT, mining and renewable energy.

We have offices in the below locations and can deliver workforce solutions for projects throughout the country

  • Calgary, Alberta
  • St John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador
  • Halifax, Nova Scotia
  • Toronto, Ontario
  • London, Ontario



Our Canada offices work predominantly within the following sectors:

Providing a range of employment and HR solutions to companies in Canada

Airswift operates as a full-service employment agency providing recruitment/staffing, consultancy, global mobility, and HR solutions for clients managing complex projects and local and foreign workers.

Alongside staffing, we help clients remain updated with labor market trends and provide consultancy to develop their HR strategy.

Our biggest strength is in the sourcing and identification of talent. And this has helped us establish partnerships with leading energy, process and infrastructure companies.

Our core services include:

How can we help your business grow in Canada?

Contact our workforce solutions experts!

Talent acquisition: work with a dedicated recruitment agency in Canada

Airswift Talent Acquisition Workforce Solutions

Our talent acquisition consultants focus on dedicated disciplines and verticals. This gives them a detailed understanding of client and candidate requirements.

This domain knowledge and high level of customer service ensures that projects are staffed on-time, compliantly and within budget.

Our team of Canadian recruiters work closely with hiring managers to vet qualified candidates and ensure they are the best fit for your project.

Recruitment services:

  • Contract Hire: Contingent labor sourcing, workforce consolidation and mass transfer
  • Direct Hire: Retained search, engaged services, mass hire, and executive search

Global employment and mobility

Airswift Global Employment & Mobility Workforce Solutions (GEM)

Planning to relocate your workforce or set up in Canada without a local entity? Our global employment & mobility specialists can help!

From relocation to immigration and outsourced HR, we help businesses grow in new territories.

Global Employment & Mobility Services:

  • Global immigration, work permit and visa services
  • Mobilisation and logistics services
  • Relocation management
  • Payroll outsourcing and taxation services
  • Contractor care management
  • Global Employment Outsourcing (GEO)
  • Employer of Record (EOR)

Managed services and recruitment process outsourcing (RPO solutions)

Airswift Managed Solutions

Is your company grappling with multiple suppliers and escalating hiring costs? Our in-house sourcing solutions can help.

We offer an embedded recruitment process outsourcing service on or near-site. Our team will become immersed in your culture and engage in your hiring process. An on-site managed solution can reduce cost and time-per-hire without compromising quality.

Services provided include: 

  • Recruitment process outsourcing (RPO)
  • Roster management
  • Provision of personal protective equipment (PPE)
  • HSE training

Consulting: talent mapping, benchmarking and strategy development

Airswift Workforce & HR Consulting Services

Airswift has gained a deep knowledge of labor markets over the past 40 years. We have experienced the challenges of talent mapping, salary benchmarking and human resource planning. Our expert consultancy services help you keep ahead of human resource trends.

Consultancy services in Canada

  • Project talent mapping
  • HR data analytics
  • Compensation, employee benefits and market-rate benchmarking
  • Recruitment strategy development
  • Training and development
  • Strategic workforce planning
  • Employer brand marketing
  • Outplacement and employee offboarding
  • Performance and risk management advice

The Global Energy Talent Index (GETI)

GETI LogoEvery year, Airswift co-produce an annual employment trends and benchmarking report. GETI is a consultancy report for managers and professionals in the energy sector. The report focuses on oil and gas, renewables, power, nuclear and petrochemicals.

"Airswift always takes the time to understand my requirements beyond a job description in order to try and find the right candidate."

Client, TC Energy

Examples of our previous workforce projects in Canada

  • Calgary Field Services
  • Christina Lake
  • Foster Creek SAGD
  • Heartland Petrochemical Complex
  • Hebron
  • Hibernia
  • Kaybob
  • Kitimat LNG Export Terminal
  • Lower Churchill
  • Long Harbour Processing Plant
  • Sable Offshore Energy
  • Scotian Basin Exploration
  • Surmont
  • West White Rose Expansion

Candidate looking for your dream job? Airswift are the best recruiting agency in Canada

Our direct hire and contract recruiters help at every stage of your job search in Canada.

Whether you’re looking for full time or temporary work, Airswift can help you find a job that perfectly matches your skillset.

Looking for your next opportunity in Canada?

Visit our job board and upload your CV

Airswift Canada employees

Our Offices


Millennium Tower
440 2nd Avenue SW
Suite 100
Calgary, AB T2P 5E9

t: +1 403 532 9260

St. John's

Suite 201
Unit 138
1 Church Hill
St. John's, NL A1C 3Z7

t: +1 709 738 0500


Purdy's Wharf
1959 Upper Water Street
Tower 1, Suite 1301
Halifax NS B3J 3N2

t: +1 902 482 1393


Toronto, ON M5V 3G7

t:+1 437 900 3913


Suite 600
380 Wellington Street
London, ON N6A 5B5

Relocating to Canada

Whether you’re on assignment or travelling for work, take a moment to look at our Relocation Guide, which offers a unique view on life in Canada and some general guidelines for getting around the country.


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Team Photos

Airswift Calgary Stampede 2019

Airswift team at Stampede in Calgary

Airswift employees enjoying the great outdoors
Enjoying the great outdoors!

Named as one the leading staffing agencies in Canada by the SIA in 2018 and 2019

SIA 2019 Airswift Largest Staffing Firm in Canada

Airswift was named to the Staffing Industry Analyst's Largest Staffing Firms in Canada in 2018 and 2019.  The report features the 25 largest staffing agencies in Canada that generated C$5.5 billion in revenue during 2018 and accounted for 58% of the Canadian staffing agency market. Airswift ranked #21, moving up two places following our debut appearance on the list in 2018. 

Click here to view a full list of Airswift Awards