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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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Christmas Closing Dates

December 20th, 2017

#ElliesRetreat was our charity for 2017 and we were very proud to be associated with such a special initiative. Our final contribution to them is to make a donation instead of sending out cards this year. We wish all our suppliers,…

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We are recruiting!

December 15th, 2017

Recruitment Opportunities in Enniskillen  Payroll Officer As part of the payroll team you will play a vital role in processing weekly, bi weekly and monthly payroll for approximately 340 employees. The successful candidate will have a professional payroll qualification, and…

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Making Whisky Green Again

December 12th, 2017

  Balmenach, one of Speyside’s oldest whisky distilleries and the home of Caorunn Scottish Gin, is set to become one of Scotland’s greenest distilleries now that work has started on a £3 million biogas project to further reduce the site’s…

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Updated Job Opportunities in Enniskillen

November 20th, 2017

We currently have a range of exciting career opportunities available here at Balcas HQ in Enniskillen: Graduate Mechanical Engineer Maintenance Fitter General Operatives If you’re a conscientious team player then we’d love to hear from you. Each of the positions…

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