Singapore Workforce Solutions

Delivering staffing, HR consulting and employment solutions to engineering and technology companies in Asia

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Employment agency to world-leading technical and engineering companies in Singapore

Established in 2001 as a specialist employment agency in Singapore, Airswift has become the foremost provider of STEM workforce solutions, adeptly navigating the job market to meet evolving demands.

Our focus on sourcing technical and engineering talent has expanded, allowing us to mobilise thousands of professionals for both offshore and onshore projects. Airswift's expertise and commitment to excellence have solidified our reputation as the leading choice for end-to-end STEM workforce solutions in Singapore and beyond.

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Airswift Singapore

Our Office


5 Temasek Boulevard
#04-02, Suntec Tower 5

Point of Contact: Mr Charles Pfauwadel, SVP Asia (

Global workforce solutions with a local touch

Our full-cycle workforce management service guarantees successful, cost-effective, and safe project delivery. With engineering staffing and comprehensive relocation services, we ensure a smooth transition for your workers to settle into the dynamic Singapore lifestyle.

Recognised for excellence, our recruitment team blends local insight with global recruitment strategies and operational expertise, delivering top-tier service to technical and engineering sectors in Singapore.

Since 2016, Airswift has committed to enhancing local content, consistently leveraging the skill sets of Singaporean and Permanent Resident professionals.

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  • Registered Singapore employment agency and license holder with the Ministry of Manpower.
  • Airswift Singapore holds the certificate of MLC accredited by the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore. Certificate No.: COA/2020/000003
  • Certified for bizSAFE Level 4 accredited by The Workplace Safety and Health Council. Certificate No.: E30055
  • ACRA/UEN Number 200700194R
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Local knowledge
Global expertise

Airswift is the staffing agency of choice for world-class businesses.

With a vast network spanning 60 offices globally, we boast a workforce of 1,000 employees and manage over 9,000 contractors. Our unparalleled access to a vast talent pool sets us apart in the recruitment services industry.

Our integrated infrastructure provides exceptional project insights and facilitates swift talent acquisition. No matter the scope or location of your project, our comprehensive recruitment services recruitment services are meticulously crafted to identify and deploy the finest onshore and offshore talent. This ensures your projects are powered by the best in the field.


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Talent Acquisition

We provide permanent recruitment and contractor management services. 

From temporary staffing to permanent placements, our talent acquisition offerings include:

  • Retained search and headhunter services. Our experienced recruiters work to find ideal candidates for specialised roles. By leveraging our industry expertise and extensive network, we identify the right candidates.

  • Contingent and contract staffing. We provide our clients with the flexibility to scale their workforce up or down without the administrative burden of contractor management. We handle all the logistics, including payroll, compliance, and benefits, so you can focus on your core business.

  • Direct hire and permanent recruitment. For clients who need to fill a critical role within their organisation, our team work with you to understand your unique requirements and identify potential candidates who meet those criteria. We handle everything from sourcing and screening to negotiating offers and onboarding.

  • Board and executive recruitment services. Find the best leaders for your organisation. We strive to understand your strategic goals, values and culture before identifying the right candidates for executive positions.
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Global Employment and Mobility

For businesses looking to expand their operations internationally, speed and accuracy are critical when it comes to recruiting the right talent for their global projects.

We offer a comprehensive suite of global employment and mobility services designed to help firms hire internationally and mobilise talent around the world.

Our global immigration and visa services, mobilisation and logistics services, human resources, relocation management, and payroll and taxation services ensure that your workforce is compliant and ready to hit the ground running, no matter where your projects take you.

In addition, our Global Employment Outsourcing (GEO) services provide a flexible and cost-effective solution for companies seeking to establish a global presence while minimising their administrative burden and allowing them to focus on their business growth,

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RPO & Managed Solutions

Airswift excels in offering tailored managed solutions for talent management across a wide variety of industries, ensuring a steady pipeline of high-quality candidates.

Our range of services encompass the full recruitment life-cycle, including:

  • Supplier performance tracking to help you monitor and assess the performance of your staffing suppliers to maintain productivity, lower compliance risks and reduce costs.

  • On-site support to ensure that your projects are staffed with the right people at the right time.

  • Transition services for incumbent contingent workers to new staffing arrangements, ensuring a seamless and efficient process.

In addition, we offer recruitment process outsourcing (RPO) solutions to streamline your hiring process and provide a cost-effective staffing solution. Our RPO solutions solve the problem of high recruitment costs and time-consuming processes by providing a comprehensive staffing solution that includes:

  • Sourcing: We leverage our vast talent network to find the best candidates for your cleantech projects.

  • Screening: Our rigorous screening process ensures you receive the most qualified candidate profiles.

  • Onboarding: We handle all aspects of the onboarding process, including reference checks and other necessary paperwork.

    Talent management: We provide ongoing support and talent management services to ensure your staffing needs are always met.

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 Airswift stands at the forefront as a leading recruitment firm in an ever-evolving job market.  We are dedicated to fostering long-term relationships between top talent and the organisations that need them the most.

We recognise the unique staffing challenges faced by STEM industries and are committed to bridging the talent gap, which is a critical component in the global push towards a sustainable future.

The current job market, especially within the domains of energy, construction, technology, and engineering, is witnessing an unprecedented demand for skilled professionals. This surge is largely driven by the urgent need for energy transition and sustainability. However, the supply of such talent is not keeping pace, creating a significant challenge for companies aiming to meet their employment goals and contribute effectively to building a greener planet.

Leveraging a global network of qualified candidates, we are uniquely positioned to meet these challenges head-on.

Our comprehensive services go beyond mere recruitment; we are committed to helping your organisation achieve its employment goals through our industry-leading workforce consulting. We can help you with :

  • Talent mapping
  • Salary and market rate benchmarking
  • Identification and delivery of cost savings
  • Skills assessment
  • Strategic workforce planning
  • Performance and risk management advice
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Leader in safety awareness and safe work practices

Airswift Singapore is certified for bizSAFE Level 4 accredited by The Workplace Safety and Health Council.


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.
Airswift gave excellent help with the whole process, from visa, flights to medical transportation. Everyone has been very helpful and welcoming. A great team all around. Airswift is an excellent organisation.
Airswift is the most professional of recruitment firms I have dealt with in many FPSO projects. Their dedication, timely intervention, effective communication and dissemination of important pandemic information such as Government directives, Advisories, Control and Safeguarding measures to NVUP staff are commendable.
Congratulations to Airswift for your utmost support, double thumbs up for me

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The Ichthys project is one of the largest LNG projects, taking gas from the Ichthys Field in the Browse Basin offshore of Western Australia. Airswift has supported various clients throughout the project in Australia, Indonesia, Singapore and South Korea.

Airswift assembled a dedicated delivery team, consisting of a global account manager and discipline-specific recruitment consultants, who successfully completed all staffing and project requirements within target, which involved the construction, commissioning and start-up of the FPSO and CPF across two yards in South Korea. Our Service teams provided full global mobility services, including logistics, immigration, visa and work permit support, local payroll and destination services.

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STEM professionals: Find your dream job with Airswift Singapore

Airswift's dedicated team of contract and direct hire recruiters is here to support every step of your job search, offering unparalleled recruitment solutions. Whether you're seeking full-time employment or exploring temporary roles in Singapore, Airswift stands as the premier technical recruitment agency.

Our expertise spans various industries, providing job opportunities across a broad spectrum of technical specialties. Our recruitment portfolio includes, but is not limited to, roles in:

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

We partner with a diverse array of innovative companies, from small and medium enterprises to EPCs and all the energy supermajors, ensuring a wide range of job opportunities. Our meticulous interview process is designed to connect you with the perfect job opportunity, tailored to your skills and career aspirations. Trust Airswift to navigate the complexities of the job market and secure your next role in the technical field.

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Types of Singapore work passes for professionals

ICON-SERVICE-TA-Workforce Consolidation Programme

Employment Pass

The Singapore Employment Pass is a visa for foreign professionals, managers, and executives to work in Singapore. Candidates must pass the Complementary Assessment Framework (COMPASS) and meet a minimum salary criteria of at least $5000 per month.


The EntrePass in Singapore is a visa for foreign entrepreneurs launching innovative startups, requiring a viable business plan, meeting specific criteria for funding, innovation, and an entrepreneurial track record.
ICON-SERVICE-TA-Retained Search

Overseas Networks & Expertise Pass

The Overseas Networks & Expertise (ONE) Pass in Singapore is for top-tier talent and business leaders with a significant track record, allowing them to work, start businesses, or be employed in multiple companies simultaneously in Singapore. 

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Personalised Employment Pass

The Personalised Employment Pass (PEP) in Singapore is a flexible work visa for high-earning foreign professionals, allowing them to change jobs without re-applying for a new pass but with specific conditions and eligibility criteria.

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