Great Plains Communications is the largest privately-owned telecommunications provider in Nebraska, serving over 90 communities throughout the state. Founded in 1910 as a Nebraska phone company, the organization has evolved over the past century, keeping pace with technology and increasing bandwidth demands to become a leading regional network and fiber services provider.

Our business is centered on basic core values that drive everything we do. These values; accountability, community, integrity, quality, service, and teamwork; remind us to strive for excellence every day.

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

Career Opportunities

Transport Network Engineer Great Plains Communications is looking for a high-energy, detail-oriented person to administer and maintain our Midwest regional transport network. This position is responsible for: Researching, testing, configuring, provisioning, troubleshooting and maintaining network equipment Designing of Layer 1 and Layer...
Transport Network Engineer Great Plains Communications is looking for a high-energy, detail-oriented person to administer and maintain our Midwest regional transport network. This position is responsible for: Researching, testing, configuring, provisioning, troubleshooting and maintaining network equipment Designing of Layer 1 and Layer...
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 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...
Outside Plant Field Engineer Great Plains Communications is looking for an energetic, detail-oriented person to fill the position of Outside Plant Field Engineer in the Blair, Nebraska area. This position will be responsible for: Assisting in design of outside plant Managing all phases of construction projects including public ...
Great Plains Communications is looking for a hands-on leader to fill the position of District Manager in the Omaha, Nebraska metro area. 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 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 ...
Transport Network Engineer Great Plains Communications is looking for a high-energy, detail-oriented person to administer and maintain our Midwest regional transport network. This position is responsible for: Researching, testing, configuring, provisioning, troubleshooting and maintaining network equipment Designing of Layer 1 and Layer...
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 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 ...