Iraq Recruitment and Workforce Solutions

Staffing, HR consulting and employment services in Iraq

About Airswift Iraq

Airswift have been operating in Iraq since 2010, delivering complete manpower solutions for projects worth over $50 billion.

Throughout this time, Airswift has grown to become the premiere, end-to-end workforce solutions provider for companies operating across Iraq and maintains a presence across three locations in Basrah, Baghdad and Kurdistan.

Airswift's teams are comprised of local and international employees, bringing together the required skill sets and experience to deliver our tried and tested solutions to new and existing clients in Iraq who have benefited from these services for over nine years.

Sectors we work in

We are recruitment and workforce solution providers to the following sectors:

Core Services 

Airswift provides a range of workforce solutions in Iraq, including:

Talent Acquisition

Airswift Talent Acquisition
Our talent acquisition teams focus on dedicated disciplines and verticals. They specialise in identifying local Iraqi and international expatriate personnel.

Global Employment and Mobility

Airswift Global Mobility
Our global employment and mobility teams deliver immigration and in-country support services, payroll and taxation services, mobilisation, in-country travel, logistics and contractor care management.

How can we help your business grow in Iraq?

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Airswift offers consulting services and unique talent mapping, which provides real-time data and market rate evaluations, allowing for improved decision making for workforce planning, sourcing, performance and risk management to sustain lean operations.

Managed Services and Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO)

Airswift - managed services (MSP/RPO) for the energy, process and infrastructure sectors

Our in-house sourcing solutions offer an embedded program delivery team on or near-site with recruiters who are fully immersed in the culture of our clients, engaging in their recruiting process and allowing for reduced cost and time-per-hire without compromising quality.

Key Achievements

  • Awarded exclusive contract with ExxonMobil in 2017 for Iraqi nationals on West Qurna 1 with 100+ Iraqi national placements to date
  • Awarded exclusive Security Services Contract with BP for Iraqi nationals
  • Awarded sole supplier contract on the Siba Gas Field for Iraqi nationals
  • Placed over 900 Iraqi national and expatriate personnel to projects in Iraq
  • Supported Shell South Gas Iraq for the full project lifecycle, recruiting, mobilising and supporting over 250 expatriate personnel
  • Successfully provided Medivac services to personnel in need of urgent medical assistance while on assignment in Iraq

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 labor trends within oil and gas, renewable energy, power, nuclear and petrochemicals.

Jobs in Iraq

Our contract and direct hire recruiters help top talent at every stage of their job search.

Whether you’re searching for full time or temporary work, Airswift can help you find the right role for your career goals and skill set. 

You can find jobs in Iraq, and sign up for job alerts on our job board.


Our Office(s)


Building 1 – 1st Floor
Section 925, Street 7
Arassat Al-Hindeeva District

t: +964 781 041 8258

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