Job Description

Behavior Technician - Work with Children diagnosed with Autism

Location: Oxnard
Availability:  Monday through Friday 3pm-8pm

No Experience Necessary!!! Training and Education Provided!!

Active Steps is a small specialist company focused on providing excellent behavioral health services to individuals diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) as well as a range of other support and therapeutic services. With a focus on maximizing independence and self reliance, we believe the best quality of life can be achieved.

Whether you are looking to explore or pursue a career in the human services field or you just want to "make a difference" in someone's life, then this job may be just the perfect fit. We will train and support you in becoming a great Behavior Technician. You will be working with families and their child who have been diagnosed with Autism.

I will forever be grateful for Active Steps as they welcomed me to the team  with open arms almost a year ago as my first official Job as a Behavior Technician! I had no experience whatsoever, but my supervisors are honestly the best and have guided me 100% to become efficient and deliver ABA practices to the best of my ability. - Jaquelin Sanchez-Ortega - BT CV

Job Description & Qualifications: 

As a Behavior Technician you will:
- Be energetic and want to work one-on-one with children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), providing Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) therapy. You will travel to their location whether it be from a patient's home, school, or in one of our Centers.

- Assist Behavior Analysts to implement behavior reduction and skill acquisition treatment plans.

- Assist clients with day to day activities, monitor their behavior, record and collect data on client's progress, and communicate with clients.

- You will be assigned to a clinical team and be responsible for implementing treatment plans and collecting data for clients in an individual or group setting.

To be successful in this role, you will display a compassionate nature, empathy, and discretion in your work. You should have excellent communication and time management skills, and be able to develop and maintain relationships with clients, supervisors, and colleagues. Prior experience in a behavioral health setting is advantageous.

Compensation:  $19 to $24 Hourly plus paid drive time and mileage reimbursement

  • Free training to become a behavior technician

  • Competitive Compensation

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance

  • 401K Retirement Plan

  • Monthly Phone Allowance

  • Computer or Tablet Allowance

  • Paid Mileage and Drivetime

  • Paid Time off

  • Holidays off

  • Performance bonus program 

  • Referral bonus program

  • BCAT / RBT/ ABAT Credentialing reimbursement or Credentialing Bonus 

  • One on one Career Planning with senior executives 

  • Free supervision hours towards BCBA / QBA Qualifications

  • Remote work available 

  • Employee incentive programs 

  • Paid On the Job Training

  • Credentialing provided at no cost

  • Raise incentives after first 90 days of employment


  • Certificate, bachelor’s, or associate’s degree in behavioral health or related field preferred 

  • Highschool Diploma / GED required 

  • BTL1 Certificate ( company will pay for program for those that qualify )

  • Relevant experience preferred.

  • Must be physically fit and able to lift and carry 50 lbs

  • Must be physically fit and able to sit on floor and stand for long periods of times

  • Reliable Transportation if working in person 

  • Commitment to a consistent work schedule for 6 months

Visit our website at and Careers page for more information regarding Active Steps and our available positions. There is a great video clip that gives a great overview of the position.

**Please note, Active Steps, LLC requires current COVID19 Vaccination as a condition of employment since we are a healthcare-behavioral health servicing agency and in direct contact with clients, families, and community members.  If you are not already vaccinated, it is your choice as to which one you prefer and it is offered at no cost to you. We can help you find a vaccination location if needed.**

More Details
Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Ventura , CA , United States
Experience Required: Entry Level
Date Published: 28 Oct 2022
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