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Talent Acquisition Services

Sourcing and recruiting experts in the engineering and technology sectors

Your talent acquisition strategy is critical to business success

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At Airswift, we know the risks of managing a growing business.

When reliant on rare knowledge and expertise, talent sourcing in a competitive marketplace is often the difference between success and failure.

Hiring efficiently is vital for:

  • Avoiding project delays
  • Reducing costs
  • Maintaining productivity
  • Building internal innovation capacity

To prevent these roadblocks, we build relationships with hiring managers and candidates to ensure the best fit for all involved.

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Talent acquisition services to build your competitive advantage

Our global talent acquisition specialists support you at every stage of the recruitment process. They identify experienced candidates according to clients’ needs, no matter how niche the role is.

It is this level of service and expertise that allows us to offer the most resourceful, workforce solutions in the industry. It has also enabled us to work with the world’s largest employers to staff flagship projects globally. 

Airswift offers a range of different services to enhance your recruitment needs:

  1. Contract Hire
  2. Professional Search
  3. Executive Search
  4. Recruitment Process Outsourcing and 
    Managed Services
  5. Talent Consulting
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Professional search: finding permanent talent

Airswift's professional search specialists can uncover the best candidates for difficult to find permanent positions.

Engaged Search:

Engaged searches are research-focused and ideal for confidential and highly sensitive searches. Associated primarily with technical engineering and managerial appointments, engaged search has a meticulous, methodical, collaborative, and consultative approach.

Retained Search:

A retained search is often associated with senior appointments. This may include executive appointments at the director to C-suite level. These are critical hires essential to achieving financial, strategic, and commercial goals.

Multi-Hire Campaigns:

When hiring in large quantities, internal HR teams may need additional support to hire multiple technical and managerial staff.

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Accelerate your projects with top-tier contract talent

  1. Access pre-vetted specialist talent: Integrate high-calibre professionals swiftly for complex, technical projects, ensuring excellence and success.

  2. Comprehensive compliance assurance: Our team expertly navigates international employment laws, ensuring global legal compliance with peace of mind.

  3. Customisable benefits packages: Tailored, location-specific benefits attract and retain top-tier talent, enhancing satisfaction and project alignment.

  4. Full-spectrum support services: Our inclusive support, encompassing onboarding, payroll consultancy, and contractor care, streamlines hiring and ensures smooth team integration.

Client testimonials

I have always found Airswift to be very responsive, helpful and knowledgeable. We have used Airswift specifically to facilitate contractor needs in countries where we have not had an entity or where we have had a need for specific contractor assistance that Airswift can provide.
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.
It was a major challenge to transfer a large contractor population to a sole supplier, but the support and efficiency of Airswift throughout the process made the transition seamless. We continue to be impressed with the service level and attention to detail provided by Airswift.
I get to deal with a lot of agencies, and I would say Airswift is at the top.

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Executive & Board Search

Airswift understands that attracting and retaining high performing leadership teams is the key to success. These are critical hires who can influence a business to achieve financial, strategic, and commercial goals. Our executive search firm, Ducatus Partners, is led by a seasoned team of industry specialists focused on sourcing C-suite leaders.

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Global Employment & Mobility

Airswift can act as a fully integrated outsourced Global Employment Organisation, working side-by-side with clients, taking the burden from in-house teams and managing the entire process on their behalf.

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RPO & Managed Solutions

From recruiting and mobilising entire multi discipline teams, to integrating a technology focused approach and supply-chain management, our support teams take on as much of our clients’ workforce organisation burden as possible.

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Workforce Consulting

Airswift has experience navigating the challenges of global expansion, managing international HR, tax and payroll challenges, finding niche and specialist talent, and restructuring and transforming organisations.

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Frequently Asked Questions

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What does the recruitment and talent acquisition process look like?

Our talent acquisition team uses a variety of sourcing techniques to ensure maximum coverage of the active and passive candidate pool.

This includes a range of interpersonal and technology-focused approaches:

  • Applicant tracking systems
  • Candidate referral schemes
  • Corporate website advertising
  • Digital marketing (SEO/PPC)
  • Email campaigns
  • Job boards
  • Networking events
  • Social media
  • Video campaigns

Key to our approach is the discipline focus of our recruiters. When you need a Cost Engineer and a Construction Manager, you will be assigned different recruiters.

Each consultant is an expert in their vertical and understands the skills, terminology and desirable traits/qualifications for both roles. This niche focus ensures a higher hit rate of suitable candidates for our clients.

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What screening methods can Airswift provide?

During the assessment phase, Airswift employs a number of screening methods to assess experience and competence.

As well as the standard industry reference and background checks, Airswift can also employ alternative screening methods.

These processes are usually only implemented at the specific request of the client as they have a commercial impact.

  • Face to face interviews
  • On-line screening
  • Psychometric testing
  • Aptitude testing
  • Technical evaluation testing
  • Behavioural-based screening to assess competencies and skills
  • Safety awareness and adherence
  • Identity Verification
  • Certification Verification
  • Legal Right to Work Verification
  • Residency Check/Address Verification
  • Adverse Media Check
  • Sanctions Check
  • Civil Litigation Check
  • Criminal Record Check
  • CV Discrepancy Check
  • Employment Verification
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Can Airswift help optimise talent spending for organisations?

Yes! Our talent consultancy team specialises in several key areas to enhance your HR department's effectiveness:

  • Market Research, Talent Mapping, and Rate Benchmarking: We provide detailed insights into market rates for both permanent and contract workers, helping you make informed decisions about compensation.
  • HR Strategy Development: We assist in formulating long-term goals for talent acquisition and workforce planning, ensuring your investments align with your strategic objectives.
  • Employee Value Proposition Development: Our team helps you craft and market your company culture to attract the right talent.
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What are the benefits of talent mapping?

Talent mapping offers real-time market intelligence on niche disciplines within specific regions or countries. This insight enables your HR team to reduce costs and hiring timelines significantly, ensuring efficient operations without compromising on talent quality.
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What is involved in the compensation & benefits studies?

We conduct comprehensive benchmarking evaluations, including analyses of expense and allowance packages. This helps you stay aware of market compensation trends and understand their impact on employee satisfaction and work quality.
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