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Behavior Technician

Anchor Academy (AKA Consulting, Inc.) is looking for an enthusiastic and experienced behavior technician to provide direct, applied behavior analysis services to young clients primarily diagnosed with autism.

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Current listing is for 30+ hours per week in our center-based program with additional hours required in the afternoon for some clients. Regular clinic hours are M-F 7:40 am to 1:15 pm plus weekly 1 hour team meetings. Occasional early evening availability is also required (approximately 1-2 times per quarter). 

Job duties include:

  • Implementing behavior analytic programs in areas such as learner readiness, communication, self-help, social & play skills. 

  • Collecting data to track progress

  • Managing challenging behaviors 

  • Communicating effectively with supervisors, other staff, and parents

  • Adhering to BACB® professional and ethical compliance code 


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelors degree in behavior analysis, education or psychology with evidence of high school diploma or GED

  • Registered as a Behavior Analysis Interventionist with the State of Oregon (RBAI) - preferred

  • Registered Behavior Technician® credential (RBT) - preferred

  • Ability to successfully complete and maintain certification in Safety Care®(training is provided by employer)

  • Pass a criminal history background check (this is completed through the state and includes fingerprinting)

  • One year or more of experience implementing ABA-based interventions with individuals with autism or other developmental disabilities - preferred

  • Ability to meet physical requirements (below)

  • Ability to communicate effectively (both spoken and written)

  • Ability to accept feedback from supervisors and a willingness to learn

  • Ability to make a minimum one-year commitment

  • A drivers license, reliable transportation, and current auto insurance 

  • Ability to travel across the Portland metro area

  • Three professional references


Physical Requirements:

  • Healthy and able to lift and carry at least 50 lbs. and participate in activities such as walking, running, standing, sitting, bending, reaching.

  • Position involves playing and interacting with clients on the floor, outdoors, or in settings where the furniture is child-size. 


Employee Benefits:

  • Paid vacation and sick leave

  • Medical insurance (full-time employees) 

  • Voluntary benefits including dental (coming soon!)

  • BACB® supervision for individuals pursuing the BCBA® or BCaBA® credential

  • Paid state and national licensing/certification/registration fees


If you meet these qualifications and are interested, please email your resume to: allison@anchoracademypdx.com 

and fill out our employment interest form: https://forms.gle/SpB28fqKNmyVHdur7