In January 2004, Ernst Westhusen established the company EuroSources Pty Ltd trading as WestSkills WA. With more than 15 years of experience in the European Labour Hire and Recruitment businesses when he entered the Western Australian market. WestSkills started business in West Perth with two staff members. Within one year, the internal staff grew to two Recruitment Consultants, a Business Development Manager, a Payroll Officer and a Receptionist.  In 2020, they have become WestSkills Mining & Engineering

WestSkills Mining & Engineering remains an independent recruitment and labour hire company specialising in the placement of casual, temporary and permanent staff for a diverse range of occupations and industries in Western Australia. Our aim is to provide fast and efficient service for both employers and candidates. In the process we take great pride in playing our part in building a better Australian work force.

We are not limited to any particular industry. Our diverse services cover all industries including mining, engineering, mechanical, industrial, trades, clerical, finance, administration, sales, marketing and hospitality. The WestSkills Mining & Engineering advantage is a hands on service approach. The consultant who takes your order is the same consultant who will be interviewing and screening your next employee. Our mission is to supply suitable and qualified staff to our clients within an effective time frame to enhance quality outcomes for our clients and the consumers they serve.