BUDDY CRILL

BUDDY CRILL

Buddy is the Mine General Manager for Goldcorp’s Coffee Mine Project located 130km south of Dawson City.  Buddy and his family relocated to Whitehorse from Mexico City in August of 2016, immediately following Goldcorp’s acquisition of Kaminak Gold and the Coffee Mine Project.  Buddy has a B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of […]

Background

Buddy is the Mine General Manager for Goldcorp’s Coffee Mine Project located 130km south of Dawson City.  Buddy and his family relocated to Whitehorse from Mexico City in August of 2016, immediately following Goldcorp’s acquisition of Kaminak Gold and the Coffee Mine Project.  Buddy has a B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Idaho and he has 24 years of progressive industry experience in both the mining and electric utility sectors.  Prior to his current role at the Coffee Project, he was the Director of Operations Support for Goldcorp’s Latin American Region where he worked with the Latin American mine managers to implement improvements in operations, asset management, maintenance, energy, technology, and supply chain.  Prior to joining Goldcorp in early 2015, Buddy worked for Barrick Gold at the jointly owned (60% Barrick, 40% Goldcorp) Pueblo Viejo Mine in the Dominican Republic and at Barrick’s Cortez mine in Nevada.  Buddy’s roles at the Pueblo Viejo Mine included Asset Manager, Energy Manager, and he was a member of the commissioning team.  Buddy has also worked for UniSource Energy in Arizona, Kennecott Minerals in Alaska, M3 Engineering in Arizona, and Power Engineers in Idaho.

Buddy is serving as a Director for the Yukon Chamber of Mines and is on the Governing Council for the Yukon College’s Center for Northern Innovation in Mining (CNIM). In his spare time, Buddy enjoys spending time in the great outdoors with his wife and two kids.