Careers

Great Plains Communications employs 200 people across Nebraska. We aim to hire candidates who are not only qualified, but who also have the drive to succeed within our organizational culture. In keeping with our mission of customer satisfaction, all jobs carry an overriding responsibility of extraordinary customer service in terms of quality, timeliness and assistance. A commitment to excellent service is expected of all employees as they perform their tasks.

Upon successful submission of your resume, you will receive a confirmation indicating your resume has been successfully submitted. A member of our staff will contact you if additional information is needed or an interview is appropriate. The duration of our selection process can vary based on the position.

All employment offers made are contingent upon the successful completion of background and reference checks, drug testing and, for certain positions, motor vehicle records review.

Great Plains Communications is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Broadband Technician
Various Locations in Nebraska

We are looking for energetic, detail-oriented individuals to fill the positions of Broadband Technician in various Nebraska communities including the Chapman, McCook, and Red Cloud areas.

One to three years telephone, cable TV, and internet installation and maintenance experience desired. Telecommunications or electronics degree preferred. Must have knowledge of basic electronics, cable color code, test equipment, computers, key systems, and DSL modems. Successful candidates must also have the ability to interpret staking sheets, maps, work orders, and cable counts, and splice cable as needed including fiber. Experience with construction equipment and tools, including trenchers and backhoes, is a plus.

Excellent communication and customer relation skills are a must. Must possess a valid driver's license, CDL license preferred, and the ability to dig ditches, climb ladders and poles, and lift up to 50 pounds as necessary.

Indicate work location preference when completing application.

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Project Manager
Blair, Nebraska

We are looking for an experienced leader to fill the position of Project Manager.

This position includes:
- Serving as the lead project manager for technical and other business-related projects that address a wide variety of large and/or complex initiatives that will often involve multiple internal departments and/or external customers.
- Initiating, planning, executing, monitoring, and closing projects according to deadlines and within budget while ensuring consistency with the company's strategies, commitments, and goals.
- Coordinating the efforts of team members, vendors, third-party contractors, and/or consultants in order to deliver the defined deliverable(s).
- Building project teams, and developing, planning and executing project activities and communications.
- Managing changes and ensuring high quality control throughout each project's life cycle.

Successful candidate must be able to demonstrate the ability to effectively apply the project management knowledge areas across the five project phases.

Bachelor's degree or equivalent plus three to five years of experience in the telecommunications industry is preferred. Experience with project management software tools is required. Must possess strong communication and customer relation skills. Presentation and corporate training experience is also desired. PMP or equivalent industry certification is a plus. Must be able to work outside of 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. if necessary, travel, and possess a valid driver's license.

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Central Office Technician
St Edward, Nebraska area

We are looking for an energetic and detailed individual to provide operational support for all company infrastructure, including switching, transport, access, and building. We have one opening for a Central Office Technician in the St. Edward, Nebraska area.

Successful candidate must have knowledge of Central Office, LAN/WAN, and Internet systems and equipment, as well as experience with digital switching, multiplexing, and hi-cap services. Must also possess a valid driver's license, written and verbal communication skills, strong analytical and organizational skills, customer relations skills, and computer skills. Must be able to work various hours and travel as needed.

Associates Degree in Electronics, Telephony, or a related field plus 2-3 years of experience is desired. CCNA certification is a plus.

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Internships & Summer Employment
Work Location Varies

Great Plains Communications offers various internship and summer job opportunities across Nebraska. If you are interested in joining our team, complete the application by clicking below. Please complete the location in Nebraska you are willing to work.

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Construction Laborers
Travel Required

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, 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. CDL-licensed employees eligible for extra compensation. Various work hours and weekly travel required.

This position usually meets in Creighton, Nebraska on Monday mornings, travels to jobsites in various locations and returns to Creighton on Friday afternoon/evening. Employees are responsible for their own transportation to and from Creighton or the job site (whichever is closer and easier for you). Employees are often out of town 4 nights a week.

Overnight travel expenses and meals paid. Excellent benefits package available at 3 months of employment. EOE.

Contact:
Great Plains Underground Construction
Human Resource Department
P.O. Box 500
Blair, NE 68008
Phone: 402-426-9511
Fax: 402-456-6545
Email: careers@gpcom.com
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Send resume to: Great Plains Communications, Human Resource Department, P.O. Box 500, Blair, NE 68008, FAX to: 402.426.6545 or Email: careers@gpcom.com.