USDA Forest Service
 

Adaptive Management Services

 

United States Department of Agriculture Forest Service, Enterprise

United States Department of Agriculture USDA Forest Service Enterprise - Reinvention Lab

  AMSET Team Members

Susan Sova

Program Specialist

    » Business Section

Phone:   (559) 855-4481

E-mail:   ssova@fs.fed.us

 

Experience

Susan Sova began her Forest Service career on the Kings River Ranger District of the Sierra National Forest in 1990 as a clerk typist. In the fall of 2005, after over 15 years of working for the Sierra NF in a variety of administrative positions at the District and Supervisor's Office level, Susan joined the Adaptive Management Services Enterprise Team. Her work currently involves pre-staffing assistance and general advice and counsel on administrative and HR-related processes.

Ongoing Work (2005-Present)

Prepares and executes pre-work for the staffing of vacant R5 Regional Office Fire and Aviation Management positions:
  • Locates or assists in developing appropriate position descriptions
  • Conducts outreach: drafts outreach notices, disseminates and posts, gathers and documents responses, and compiles outreach documentation packages for submission to R5 Civil Rights
  • Initiates and tracks recruit and fill SF-52s (requests for personnel actions)
  • Performs admin duties related to all actions requiring an SF-52, including those related to temporary appointments, temporary promotions, and details
  • Works with RS FAM administrative staff on special projects and assignments

Example of Previous Work (2007-2009)

Susan Sova began her Forest Service career on the Kings River Ranger District of the Sierra National Forest in 1990 as a clerk typist. In the fall of 2005, after over 15 years of working for the Sierra NF in a variety of administrative positions at the District and Supervisor's Office level, Susan joined the Adaptive Management Services Enterprise Team. Her work currently involves pre-staffing assistance and general advice and counsel on administrative and HR-related processes.

Areas of Expertise

  • Administrative Services (including pre-staffing support)

Specialties

  • Customer Service