Military Matters

Civil Engineer Corner
The 86th Civil Engineer Squadron has vacancies in dorm management for a staff and technical sergeant.

Applicant criteria includes: E-5/E-6 with completed seven-level, two years remaining on-station, commute should be within 30 minutes, minimum fitness score of 80 percent, provide copies of last three enlisted performance reports, provide current fitness score sheet, provide SURF, must not have received a selective re-enlistment bonus, must be released from their Air Force Specialty Code, among other requirements.

Job description: Ensures a high quality of life standard for residents to achieve a clean, safe and secure campus. Maintains and coordinates work order requests and repair records to ensure all actions are completed in a timely manner. Ensures fire, safety and health inspections are completed.

For the full job description and details, visit Tech. Sgt. Misti Rodriguez at the Dormitory Reception Center, Bldg. 2413, or call 480-3676. 

The 86th Civil Engineer Group will be constructing a traffic circle at the intersection of Maxwell Avenue and Mitchell Avenue (intersection closest to the Hercules Theater). The traffic circle construction will be accomplished in two phases.
Phase one will begin Tuesday and end March 18. During this construction period, vehicles will not be allowed to cross on Mitchell Avenue where it intersects with Maxwell Avenue.

Phase two of the construction is scheduled to begin March 19 and end March 30. During this construction period, no through traffic will be allowed at the Maxwell and Mitchell avenues intersection.

For questions regarding the traffic circle construction, call the 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs Office at 480-9196 or check out the Ramstein Live Wire website at

Due to construction, the Ramstein East Gate is scheduled to close for outbound traffic from March 19 through May 5. During this time, traffic will be rerouted to the LVIS and Harmon gates. The Harmon Gate will be used for outbound only during the construction period.

Traffic Corner
There are new hours for the Rod and Gun Club and CATM Access Road (Gate 14). Winter and summer hours will be as follows:

Winter (October through March)
Closed Mondays through Thursdays, open from 2 to 8 p.m. Fridays, and open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays.

Summer (April through September)
Closed Mondays through Wednesdays, open from 12:30 to 8 p.m. Thursdays, open from 1 to 8 p.m. Fridays, and open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays.

During Increased Force Protection Condition Levels, the 569th U.S. Forces Police Squadron may close the gate without advance notice. The Rod and Gun Club can be accessed from off base. For more information, call the 86th Force Support Squadron or 569th USFPS at 489-7040.