Job description

Join our team in Mora, MN, as an experienced Estimator specializing in folding carton production. This crucial role entails analyzing project specifications, creating detailed cost estimates, and coordinating with production teams to ensure projects are accurately budgeted and scheduled. Ideal for a professional who thrives in a dynamic environment and is keen on driving efficiency and accuracy in cost management.


  • Minimum of 3 years in print industry estimation, with a specific focus on folding cartons.
  • Strong numerical and analytical abilities; proficient in Microsoft Office, particularly Excel.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills, meticulous attention to detail, and the ability to operate both independently and as part of a team.
  • Must possess strong interpersonal skills and a customer service orientation, ensuring clear and effective communication with both internal teams and clients.

Work conditions:

Salary range: $60,000 to $70,000 annually, commensurate with experience and qualifications.


  • Analyze specifications and requirements of printing projects, with a focus on folding cartons, to prepare precise cost estimations.
  • Develop and present accurate cost estimates and quotes for various print production jobs, ensuring they reflect current material costs, labor, and time.
  • Work closely with production teams to align estimates with operational capabilities and project timelines.
  • Stay updated on industry trends, new technologies, and competitive dynamics to enhance estimation accuracy and effectiveness.
  • Continuously improve knowledge of estimating software and familiarize with new production equipment to enhance job performance.

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