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 a full-time…
Great Plains Communications is looking for an energetic, detail-oriented person to fill the position of Outside Plant Field Engineer for our Sunman location in southeastern Indiana. 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…
Great Plains Communications is looking for an independent, self-starter who is interested in evolving technologies to fill the position of Video Broadband Engineer in the Sunman, Indiana area. This position is responsible for the overall performance of the Master Head End, IP transport equipment, and corresponding edge electronics. This position also provides technical support to coworkers and…
Great Plains Communications is growing! We are looking for a positive, organized, high-energy leader to fill the position of Director of Residential Sales. As the leader of our Residential Sales team, you will support the mission statement of GPC by working within GPC’s strategic and policy framework to start up, develop, and implement GPC’s FTTH expansion initiative that will offer…
Great Plains Communications is growing! We are looking for a detailed individual to assist in our company network architecture and service offerings including but not limited to: Optical, Ethernet, Software Defined Networking, UI/UX development, IP, VOIP, IPTV, Access, and CPE technologies. Evaluates, tests, and develops GPC processes to roll out new technologies into GPC production network…
Great Plains Communications is growing! We are looking for a high-energy professional to drive the product development and planning processes for residential. Will be responsible for executing tactical plans necessary to support the strategic direction, unit performance, and revenue commitment primarily for residential products and overlapping enterprise products including Voice, Video…
Great Plains Communications is looking for a high-energy and enthusiastic telecommunications sales professional to join our growing sales team. This position is responsible for: Targeting Service Providers and Carrier Wholesale customers using C-level sales experience Performing all activities for the sale of network data services and additional products as driven…
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 a full-time…
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 a full-time…
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…
Great Plains Communications is looking for a Broadband Technician to install, maintain, and repair telephone, Internet, television, and fiber services in our St. Edward, Nebraska area. One to three years of telephone, cable TV, and internet installation and maintenance experience is desired. Telecommunications or electronics degree is a plus. Must have knowledge of basic electronics, cable…