Our employees are our most important asset, being the drivers of profitability, growth and performance within the business. If you choose a career with Morson you will benefit from a strong support network that offers learning and development opportunities, encourages career progression and provides access to training and bonus schemes. The Morson Group is an equal opportunities employer and champions a diverse and inclusive work force.
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“When I founded Morson I never set any targets, just the burning ambition to be the best in our sector, trusting that passion and ambition, coupled with integrity would be the driving force for success. I am very proud of where the company is today and more importantly of the people in the company, who have helped and who continue to help to retain our market leader position. There is no finish line and that is the challenge.” Gerry Mason - Founder of Morson Group | 1938 - 2015
Morson was founded in 1969 by Gerry Mason, the father of our current CEO Ged Mason in the family home in Eccles, just a short distance away from the site of our current headquarters. The company began in modest premises - the office was just a desk under the stairs in the Mason home. The first placement the company made was a structural engineer to ICI in Runcorn, Cheshire. Before long, Morson was beginning to make a mark in the sector providing skilled engineers, designers and draughtsmen on temporary placements across many different industries.
In 1986 Gerry's son Ged joined the business. In 1999, Gerry retired from the day-to-day running of the business and became non-executive chairman. His son Ged took over the role of managing director. In 2005 he became CEO, with business development director Dr Kevin Gorton taking over as managing director.
In 2010 Morson moved to a brand new purpose-built head office building on the edge of Eccles, our current home. In 2013, the Group acquired Vital Human Resources Ltd. In June 2015, founder of the Morson Group, Gerry Mason, passed away at the age of 77. In late 2017, Morson further strengthened our presence in IT recruitment with the acquisition of Leeds-based company The Bridge (IT Recruitment). A further acquisition in January 2018 saw our presence expand in North America with the acquisition of CTSNA and Anderselite.
The Morson Family
Morson International Morson International is a specialist recruitment company for the engineering industry. Named as the UK’s No.1 Technical Recruiter in the Top 250 Report. Find out more
ANDERSELITE Established in 1984, Anderselite are leading technical recruitment experts to the built environment.
The Bridge The Bridge, one of “Recruiter magazine’s Hot 10 IT Recruiters”, is an IT recruitment company, with a UK network of excellent clients and a loyal and extensive contractor base. Find out more
Morson Vital Vital, is a dedicated recruitment business. Our three operating divisions, Resources, Rail and Solutions, deliver high calibre engineering people and projects. Find out more
Morson Vital Training
Morson Vital Training MVT have been named the number one rail training provider in the UK, offering dedicated training, assessment and ongoing development opportunities across the UK. Find out more
Morson Technical Services
Morson Technical Services We deliver the highest quality engineering and technical and training services to both military and civilian MROs around the world. Find out more
Morson Projects Morson Projects provides a range of engineering and design services to the Industrial, Nuclear, Aerospace and Energy sectors. Find out more
Morson Cyber Security
Morson Cyber Security MCS, is a leading managed service provider of cyber security solutions which protects customers from cyber threats and ensures their compliance with data protection standards. Find out more
Morson Aircraft Engineering Services
Morson Aircraft Engineering Services MAES is Morsons latest and most unique offering; combining aviation services to provide complete solutions to airlines. Find out more
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Ged Mason OBE | CEO
Ged has been Chief Executive of Morson since January 2005, following his role as Managing Director from 1999. He originally joined Morson International in 1986, following completion of his university education and a period gaining experience within a technical recruitment organisation in Canada. As Chief Executive, Ged has full responsibility for Group strategy and commercial performance along with key staff resourcing strategy and key client liaison.
Dr. Kevin Gorton | Managing Director
Kevin joined the Morson Group in 1995 and is the Managing Director of the Group and Morson Iraq, a joint venture company that provides technical recruitment and local manpower solutions to the Iraqi engineering and Oil & Gas markets. He has extensive experience of managing multi-disciplined human capital management projects throughout the world, including developing managing agent solutions, change management processes, cost management strategies and operational delivery models. Kevin has a PhD in Strategic Finance and plays a key role in the strategic development of the Group.
Paul Gilmour | Finance Director
Paul joined the Morson Group in 1991 as the Financial Controller and became Finance Director in 1993. Paul has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Mathematics from Durham University. Following his university education, Paul trained and qualified as a Chartered Accountant with Touche Ross & Co. Paul is a key member of Morson’s management team, responsible for financial management, reporting and development throughout the Group.