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 is looking for a high-energy professional to support our growing Enterprise sales team in the Sunman, Indiana area. This position will be responsible for: Proposal development, sales campaign list creation, sales reporting, sales lead processing, Salesforce order inputs, and account renewals Identifying posted ...
Great Plains Communications is looking for a detail-oriented person to receive, ship and organize inventory for our Sunman, Indiana office and surrounding area.  This position will be responsible for: Receiving and recording new stock Monitoring stock levels Organizing inventory Managing the company inventory process <...
Great Plains Communications is growing!  We are looking for an energetic, detail-oriented person to fill the position of Network Architect. This position will be responsible for the overall company network architecture including: Networking Technologies: Optical, Ethernet, IP, VOIP, IPTV, Access and CPE technologies Cloud Technologies: ...
Great Plains Communications is looking for an independent, detail-oriented drafter to fill the position of CAD Technician in Blair, Nebraska. This position is responsible for: Completing pre-post of construction work orders and maintaining connectivity of cable and contractor parts in the Mapwise work order program Updating and maintaining map ...
Great Plains Communications is looking for a strong leader to direct and manage the activities, planning and growth of our Western Operations territory.  This position is responsible for leading and guiding teams of telecommunications technicians for daily new customer services and troubles, as well as, coordination and management of new fiber construction and deployment activities.&...
Great Plains Communications offers various internship and summer employment opportunities company-wide.  Please complete the following application, including your work location of choice.
Great Plains Communications is looking for an energetic, detail-oriented person to fill the position of Business Intelligence Analyst at our Blair, Nebraska headquarters. This position will be responsible for: Identifying business intelligence, reporting, and data analysis needs Working closely with individuals and teams to turn data into critical ...
Great Plains Communications is looking for a high-energy sales leader to oversee our growing Wholesale business segment. Duties include: Managing P&L for the Wholesale business segment Planning and executing the operating strategy for the Wholesale business segment Working with relevant departments to ensure methods and procedures...
Great Plains Communications is seeking an experienced Sales Engineer to provide technical expertise, strategic planning, and recommendations for our Wholesale and Carrier Services division. This role is responsible for: Performing activities for the sale of network services Serving as a strategic technical resource by supporting technical discussions and ...
Great Plains Communications is looking for an independent, self-starter to fill the position of Telecommunications Technician in Eastern Nebraska. This position is responsible for: Installing and repairing all Central Office equipment in a neat and timely manner that promotes customer satisfaction Working efficiently and effectively to meet ...
Great Plains Communications is looking for an energetic, detail-oriented person to fill the position of Network Operations Engineer in the Blair, Nebraska area. This position will be responsible for: Providing high level support to GPC customers and coworkers for transport, phone, internet, video and wireless services Working with GPC departments and ...
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.  ...