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 highly motivated, detail-oriented customer service representative to interact with customers both telephonically and face-to-face.  This position is accountable for processing customer service and trouble requests, making service recommendations, cross-selling and up-selling services, and answering billing questions. We currently have ...
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 is looking for a highly motivated, detail-oriented customer service representative to interact with customers both telephonically and face-to-face.  This position is accountable for processing customer service and trouble requests, making service recommendations, cross-selling and up-selling services, and answering billing questions. We currently have ...
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 Communications is looking for a high-energy, detail-oriented person to provide senior level engineering support to our IT team and company infrastructures. This position is responsible for: Strategically designing and implementing in-house information systems across a range of technologies such as Cisco UCS/HyperFlex, VMWare, Pure Storage, ...
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 looking for a highly motivated, detail-oriented customer service representative to interact with customers both telephonically and face-to-face.  This position is accountable for processing customer service and trouble requests, making service recommendations, cross-selling and up-selling services, and answering billing questions. We currently have ...
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 ...