Recruitment and Workforce Solutions in Japan

Delivering staffing, HR consulting and employment solutions to energy, process and infrastructure companies in Asia

    Japanese staffing and specialist workforce solutions

    Airswift’s team in Japan have a genuine passion and care for what they do. We focus on compliant service delivery and exceeding our clients and contractors expectations.

    Our highly skilled recruitment consultants and service teams are trusted to source, recruit and payroll talented nationals and expatriate workers. This includes the sourcing of qualified engineers and operational teams as well as citizen development programmes.

    In Asia Pacific, Airswift is the leading workforce solutions provider for multiple onshore and offshore fabrication yard and FPSO projects. We have managed over 50 Floating Production Storage and Offloading (FPSO) and major fabrication yard projects. 

    Airswift has extensive experience in recruiting and mobilising expatriates for various onshore, offshore, power plant, and pipeline projects, while remaining compliant with local laws.

    Global coverage

    Airswift’s global offices present a key advantage to our clients. With over 60 strategic global offices we are equipped to deliver workforce solutions for projects all over the world.

    Employment agency services

    Airswift provides a range of client services in Japan. It is important to Airswift that we always remain compliant in every country in which we operate.

    Managing complex projects and local and foreign workers can be challenging for business. Alongside staffing, we help clients remain updated with immigration rules and labour law.

    Our in-country services include, but are not limited to:

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    Talent acquisition

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

    Airswift Talent Acquisition Workforce Solutions

    This domain knowledge ensures that projects are staffed on-time, compliantly and within budget.

    Recruitment services: labour outsourcing, contract recruitment, permanent hire, contingent staffing and executive search campaigns

    Global employment and mobility

    If you are expanding your business to Japan, our Global Employment & Mobility teams can help with:

    Airswift Global Employment & Mobility Workforce Solutions (GEM)
    • Global immigration and visa services
    • Mobilisation, logistics and relocation
    • Payroll outsourcing and taxation services
    • Global Employment Outsourcing (GEO)
    • Employer of Record (EOR)

    Managed services and recruitment outsourcing (RPO 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.

    Airswift Managed Solutions

    Our team 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.

    Managed Solutions: recruitment process outsourcing (RPO), roster management, provision of personal protective equipment (PPE), tooling and HSE training

    Consulting: talent mapping, benchmarking and strategy development

    40 years of global workforce solutions have built our deep knowledge of labour markets. Our expert consultancy services help you keep ahead of human resources trends.

    Airswift Workforce & HR Consulting Services
    • Project talent mapping
    • HR data analytics
    • Compensation and market rate benchmarking
    • Skills assessments
    • Strategic workforce planning
    • Performance and risk management advice

    The Global Energy Talent Index (GETI)

    GETI-Logo_900x450pxEvery 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.

    Click here to download the latest GETI report

    "The person I dealt with was a stand out because they were extremely helpful and efficient in getting information so quickly. They have been very warm, gracious and professional."

    Client - Transocean

    A leading recruitment agency for Fabrication Yard Projects

    Best recruitment agency in Singapore for Fabrication Yard Projects

    Airswift have managed over 50 FPSO and major fabrication yard projects across Asia Pacific since 2001.


    How can Airswift Japan help candidates find their dream job?

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

    If you are looking for full time or temporary work, Airswift are the best Japanese recruitment agency for you.

    We recruit for technical specialists in a wide range of roles including, but not limited to:

    • Engineering
    • Construction & Commissioning
    • Geosciences
    • Operations
    • Drilling and Completions
    • Project Management
    • Health, Safety and Environmental management
    • Quality Control
    • Data Science

    We work with a wide range of innovative companies including small and medium enterprises, EPCs and 100% of the energy supermajors. 

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