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.

Open Positions

Outside Plant Field Engineer

Elkhart, IN

Great Plains Communications is growing!  We are looking for an energetic, detail-oriented person to fill the position of Outside Plant Field Engineer in the Illinois/Indiana area. This position will be responsible for: Assisting in design of outside plant Managing all phases of construction projects including public relation activities Preparing staking sheets and obtaining permits and easements for designated construction projects < ...

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Network Operations Center (NOC) Technician

Blair, NE

Great Plains Communications is looking for a detail-oriented person to monitor and assist in network troubleshooting from our state-of-the-art Network Operations Center (NOC) in Blair, Nebraska. The successful candidate will be primarily responsible for monitoring and incident response for all services on the company network.  Other duties include: Maintaining contact with internal staff and external customers as needed for complex and/or widespread network ...

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Construction Workers

Creighton, NE

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 must.  Earn $17 to $21 an hour, based on experience.  Extra compensation provided to CDL-license ...

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Account Executive

Omaha, NE

Great Plains Communications is looking for a high-energy sales professional to join our growing sales team. 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 Working with Project Management and Billing teams to ensure the post-sale implementation occurs effectively Ensuring the customer is satisfied Devel ...

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Telecommunications Installation Technician

Omaha, NE

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.  Must have knowledge and experience with telecommunications construction including hand tools, fiber splici ...

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