Thank you for your interest in American Litho!

We are always interested in bringing new talent to our team.

Below is an overview of our company and description of the Estimator duties.

Company Overview

American Litho, Inc. is a leading provider of integrated print and digital solutions for 2,000 leading brands worldwide. Based in Carol Stream, Illinois with a team of 600 full-time-equivalent employees and support offices in several U.S. cities, ALitho is a privately held company dedicated to the success of all our team members. Our core values are reflected in our statement of purpose, which can be viewed at

Inside our 300,000-square-foot production facility, the award-winning ALitho team produces full-scale direct mail, packaging, marketing materials, inserts/circulars, catalogs, magazines, publications, in-store and trade show signage and web-based programs for many of the world’s largest retailers, manufacturers, food producers, financial services firms, insurance companies and nonprofit organizations.

With cutting-edge technology in every area, we offer high-speed variable-data imprinting on our web and sheet-fed offset platforms with in-line production capabilities, all delivered with superior color and quality control. We also offer short and long-run digital and wide-format printing to meet the same exacting standards. Clients benefit from one of the largest binderies and lettershop in the Midwest as well as on-site warehousing, postal logistics and pick-and-pack capabilities. Our comprehensive data and list management services provides pinpoint accuracy on potential audiences, improving efficiency and return on investment.

ALitho is a top provider of print-to-mobile solutions, with an exciting platform that helps leading brands and retailers boost sales by delivering the real-time information that mobile customers want. Our proprietary platform deepens customer engagement while increasing in-store and online revenue.

We know that the right people give us a competitive edge in a very competitive market. If you share the same spirit of collaboration and a commitment to creating greater ROI for the world’s largest and most prestigious brands, we want to meet you!

Job Title: Estimator

Job Description

We are seeking full-time, experienced Estimators to add to our growing estimating department. Our Estimators are responsible for providing timely and accurate job quotes on a consistent basis, to the customers we serve.


We are looking for qualified individuals with the ability to:

  • Work with Billing and Cost Accounting systems
  • Work with outside vendors (when needed) to obtain and negotiate pricing
  • Price projects and support 30 different sales representatives
  • Proficient in Excel, creation of spreadsheets, editing and troubleshooting


We are looking for experiences estimators with the ability learn our print platform in great detail, in order to determine the most efficient options for producing print projects on our equipment.

A firm understanding of all phases of production.
Accuracy in daily work and other projects.
Ability to meet schedules, deadlines, and stay positive in a fast paced environment.
Consistent, reliable, able to function as a team player.
Ability to prioritize and identify most important tasks.
Dependable, organized, motivated and trustworthy.
Must be able to find solutions to customer issues quickly.


5 years’ minimum experience in print estimating for web, sheetfed, digital, and letter shop


  • Salary commensurate with experience
  • Earned paid vacations
  • Paid company holidays
  • Health Insurance, Dental
  • 401(k)

American Litho, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and does not and will not discriminate in employment and personnel practices on the basis of race, sex, age, handicap, religion, national origin or any other basis prohibited by applicable law. Hiring, transferring and promotion practices are performed without regard to the above listed items.

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