About Airswift Singapore

In 2001, Airswift opened an office in Singapore to support the shipyards on onshore and offshore fabrication and construction projects. Since then, Airswift has grown to become the premier, end-to-end workforce solutions provider, incorporating talent acquisition through to destination services to assimilate individuals and their families into the bustling Singapore lifestyle. Our team is comprised of local and international employees who bring together the required skill sets and experience to deliver our tried and tested solutions to new and existing clients in Singapore who have benefited from these services for over 15 years.

Core Services

Airswift provides a range of services in Singapore, supporting any need of our clients. It is important to Airswift that we always remain compliant in every country in which we operate, and our teams in Singapore are tasked daily with informing clients of any changes in rules and regulations relating to foreign workers, immigration and local requirements.

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

  • Talent Acquisition:  Our recruitment teams specialize in identifying local and expatriate personnel through vendor relationships with Singaporeans and Singapore Permanent Resident (PR) holders.

  • Global Mobility: Our Service teams deliver immigration and visa services, payroll and taxation services, payroll outsourcing, mobilisation and logistics, and contractor care management.

  • Managed Solutions: Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO), roster management, provision of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), tooling and HSE training

  • Consulting: Talent data analytics, compensation and benchmarking, project talent mapping

Disciplines Provided: Administration, Commissioning, Construction, Drafting/Design, Engineers, Estimators, Executives, FPSO Delivery Management, HSSE/Safety Personnel, Inspection/Quality, Logistics, Offshore/Onshore, Plant Operations/Maintenance, Procurement, Project Management/Project Services, Supervisors/Management, Technicians

“110% best agency I have worked with. Transparent, accommodating, responsible and responsive to my needs. Special thanks to the Singapore team for an outstanding three years working with them. Professional in every sense of the word.”

Contractor - Total

Key Achievements

  • One of Airswift’s three corporate hubs and the head office for the Asia Pacific region
  • Registered employment agency and license holder with the Ministry of Manpower
  • Awarded Best Overseas Operation at the 2018 Global Recruiter Asia Pacific Industry Awards, as well as commended in the Best Specialist Recruitment Business category [Click here to learn more]
  • Maintains Singapore database of over 15,00 candidates in HSE, Project Controls, Management, Geoscience, Construction & Commissioning, Engineering and supporting disciplines
  • Increased client and project local content by more than 80% through 2016 with ongoing utilisation of Singaporean and Permanent Resident skill sets
  • Supports the largest construction and engineering projects in Singapore while maintaining more than 70% local content
  • Successfully managed and supported over 50 FPSO & major fabrication yard projects across Asia Pacific [Click here to learn more]

"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

Meet the Team

Join an Award Winning Team

Airswift was the winner of Best Overseas Operation at the Global Recruiter Asia Pacific Industry Awards in Singapore. In an increasingly global market, this award recognised excellence in extending a strong recruitment service.

Airswift was highly commended in the Best Candidate Attraction through Social Media, which recognised the most effective, innovative and forward-thinking ways social media is used to attract and engage talent. Our team received commendation for our innovative attraction, talent mapping and location. Additionally, Airswift was commended n the Best Specialist Recruitment Business category.

“Throughout the wider Asia Pacific region, it means a lot to be recognised as a great company to work with and a great place to work. We are expanding in China, Singapore, Malaysia and Australia and looking for the brightest and best to help establish Airswift as the number one workforce solutions provider to the energy, process and infrastructure sectors.”

Calum Smith, SVP Asia Pacific

A Leader in Fabrication Yard Projects

Airswift is proud to support multiple oil and gas flagship projects across Asia Pacific and have managed over 50 FPSO and major fabrication yard projects since 2001. [Click here to learn more]

Airswift provides flexibility to both our clients and contractors through our understanding of the market, competitive benefits packages and consistent cost savings, while maintaining 100% compliance with all local laws and regulations. Our services include Talent Acquisition, Global Immigration and Relocation Services. Currently, we support over 550 technical contractors across 11 locations, including Singapore, China, Thailand, South Korea and Batam Island in Indonesia, and Airswift maintain a 96% average contractor staff rate.

Airswift supports projects both onshore and offshore at the following yards in Singapore:

  • Jurong Shipyard
  • Sembcorp Marine Sembawang Shipyard
  • Sembcorp Marine Tuas Shipyard
  • Keppel Shipyard