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.

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 semi-monthly team meetings. 

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) 

  • Dental

  • Voluntary benefits

  • 401k

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

  • Reimbursed state and national licensing/certification/registration fees


If you meet these qualifications and are interested, please email your resume

and fill out our employment interest form