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RECRUITMENT OPPORTUNITIES IN ENNISKILLEN

August 7th, 2018

Two opportunities to join the team: Logistics Planning Administrator (Temporary) Ref 18/17 As part of the brites team, the position is accountable for planning pellet deliveries to our customers, ensuring that customer deliveries and vehicle routes take account of factors…

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Bank Holiday

July 10th, 2018

Balcas is closed on Thursday 12th July and will reopen on Friday 13th as usual.

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20th Anniversary of the Balcas Golf Cup

July 3rd, 2018

Yesterday saw the prize giving at Enniskillen Golf Club for the Balcas Golf Open held over the weekend. There were exactly 100 entries and Jim Lucy was the overall winner with 42pts with Jill Hamilton securing the top ladies prize…

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Lumberjacks of Ireland Unite

June 25th, 2018

We were pleased to welcome the recently formed Lumberjacks Club of Ireland to Balcas on Saturday. Following a tour of our saw-milling facilities and CHP plant, the club carried on to to the nearby watershed powered sawmill at Florencecourt. A…

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BALCAS FACILITATES DIGGING DEEP FOR EARTH DAY

April 23rd, 2018

Today saw the 2,000th tree planted in a new Rotary Plantation in Colebrooke Estate Co. Fermanagh to celebrate World Earth Day which took place on the 21st April 2018.   The initiative is in response to a global target set…

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Easter Opening

March 27th, 2018

Balcas will be closed for the Easter break from and including Friday 30th March – Monday 2nd April 2018. We reopen on Tuesday 3rd April. Happy Easter from all at Balcas!      

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Happy St Patrick’s Day

March 14th, 2018

We are closed on Monday 19th March for St Patrick’s Day and will reopen again on Tuesday 20th. Happy St Patrick’s Day from all at Balcas!  

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International Women’s Day direct from the forest

March 8th, 2018

  Meet Milly, who studied at the Scottish School of Forestry in Inverness, securing a HND in Forestry. Working in Balcas for the past 18 years, Milly’s daily role involves supplying the mill with the products they require on time…

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Recruitment Open Day & Job Advert

February 8th, 2018

A number of varied opportunities to work with us here in Enniskillen have arisen so we’ve decided to throw open the doors and let you get a feel for what is one of the largest sawmills in the UK &…

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2018 Charity Partnership

January 26th, 2018

We were delighted to welcome Heather Fallis from Northern Ireland Hospice to Balcas today as we announced our adopted charity for 2018. As an organisation of our size, life limiting illness makes itself known to us all and for that…

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