Great Plains Communications is one of the largest privately-owned telecommunications providers in the Midwest, serving nearly 200 communities throughout Nebraska and Indiana. Business and enterprise services range from traditional and cloud-based voice and data products to installation and support of strategic networks with fully scalable, managed Ethernet solutions. The company also takes pride in its progressive approach to accommodating the unique needs of wholesale customers, including regional and national telecommunications carriers, LECs, ISPs, wireless and other providers utilizing superior custom engineering and custom-build strategies. In addition, the company serves residential customers with an impressive suite of services including high speed Internet, cable and streaming video, and local and long-distance telephone services. At the core of its service offering is an extensive 13,000+- mile, MEF certified regional fiber network reaching 11 states that is fully supported by a 24×7×365, Network Operations Center.

Founded in 1910 by E.C. Hunt as a Nebraska phone company, Great Plains Communications has evolved over the past century, keeping pace with technology and increasing bandwidth demands to become a leading regional network and fiber services provider.

The company is headquartered in Blair, Nebraska and is owned by Grain Management, LLC: a leading private equity firm focused on investments in the Communications sector.

Career Opportunities

Great Plains Communications (formally known as Enhanced Telecommunications Corporation), is searching for a full time Broadband Technician to work at our Southeast Indiana location.  Previous experience in Telcom is desired.  Duties include maintaining, repairing, testing, and installing various communication equipment such as Phone, Internet and Video service, while providing ...
Great Plains Communications is growing!  We are looking for a proven sales leader to oversee our enterprise sales functions in the Sunman, Indiana metro area. Duties include: Developing and implementing strategies to grow the Great Plains Communications business and market share Providing tools, resources, and training to Account ...
Great Plains Communications is looking for a high-energy sales professional to join our growing sales team to support our Sunman, Indiana area customers. Duties include: Prospecting, presenting, and closing the sale of network services with mid to large enterprises and other communications firms Negotiating contracts with customers and partners...
Project Manager   Great Plains Communications is growing!  We are looking for an energetic, detail-oriented person to fill the position of Project Manager.   This position will be responsible for: Serving as the project manager for assigned technical and business-essential projects Managing the...
Great Plains Communications is growing!  We are looking for a proven, high-energy sales leader to leverage partnerships and drive growth throughout our growing Midwest network. As Director of Channel Sales, you will be responsible for: Driving sales growth in assigned accounts by ensuring the sales teams is knowledgeable of available solutions and ...
Great Plains Communications is growing!  We are looking for a proven sales leader to oversee our enterprise sales functions in the Sunman, Indiana metro area. Duties include: Developing and implementing strategies to grow the Great Plains Communications business and market share Providing tools, resources, and training to Account ...
Great Plains Communications is looking for a high-energy sales professional to join our growing sales team to support our Sunman, Indiana area customers. Duties include: Prospecting, presenting, and closing the sale of network services with mid to large enterprises and other communications firms Negotiating contracts with customers and partners...
Great Plains Communications is looking for a high-energy, detail-oriented person to provide senior level support to our IP engineering team. This position is responsible for: Engineering, building, and supporting our service provider networks Researching, testing, configuring, installing, and maintaining equipment Troubleshooting customer and network problems...
Great Plains Communications is growing!  We are looking for a proven, high-energy sales leader to leverage partnerships and drive growth throughout our growing Midwest network. As Director of Channel Sales, you will be responsible for: Driving sales growth in assigned accounts by ensuring the sales teams is knowledgeable of available solutions and ...
Great Plains Communications is growing our IT team!  We are looking for an energetic, experienced AngularJS developer to fill the position of Software Developer at our Blair, Nebraska headquarters.  This position is responsible for front-end development. Duties include: Designing, coding, testing, and analyzing software programs and applications, which includes...
Project Manager   Great Plains Communications is growing!  We are looking for an energetic, detail-oriented person to fill the position of Project Manager.   This position will be responsible for: Serving as the project manager for assigned technical and business-essential projects Managing the...
Great Plains Communications is looking for a hands-on leader to fill the position of District Manager in Northeast Nebraska. As a District Manager, you will: Develop a team-oriented commitment to service atmosphere by being a hands-on leader, working alongside employees as needed Coordinate with all departments on planning projects ...
Great Plains Underground Construction, based in Creighton, Nebraska, is looking for laborers to install communication and utility infrastructures.  Must be able to operate construction equipment and tools, including trenchers, backhoes, bulldozers, skid loaders, tractors, and trucks.  Must also be able to dig and lift up to 50 pounds frequently.  Valid driver’s license is a ...
Great Plains Communications is looking for a Telecommunications Installation Technician to complete hands-on installation, maintenance, and repair of telecommunications services at businesses in the Greater Omaha, Nebraska area. One to three years of telecommunications installation and maintenance experience is desired.  Telecommunications or electronics degree is a plus.  ...
Great Plains Communications is growing!  We are looking for a proven sales leader to oversee our enterprise sales functions in the Sunman, Indiana metro area. Duties include: Developing and implementing strategies to grow the Great Plains Communications business and market share Providing tools, resources, and training to Account ...
Great Plains Communications is looking for a high-energy sales professional to join our growing sales team to support our Sunman, Indiana area customers. Duties include: Prospecting, presenting, and closing the sale of network services with mid to large enterprises and other communications firms Negotiating contracts with customers and partners...