(written from a Production point of view)
Jesse Chavez worked in the camera and electrical department of Star Trek: The Next Generation as Crab Dolly Grip. He received no screen credit but is listed on several call sheets.
He also worked as dolly grip on the science fiction film Arachnophobia (1990), the drama L.A. Story (1991), the television short film Present Tense, Past Perfect (1995, with Julie Cobb and Bruce Davison), the short drama The Chosen One (1995, with Michelle Forbes and Jessie Lawrence Ferguson), the drama The Grass Harp (1995), the thriller Broken Arrow (1996, with Christian Slater), the action film Dante's Peak (1997), the thriller Desperate Measures (1998), the drama Hope Floats (1998), and the crime drama Letters from a Killer (1998).
Beside his work behind the camera, Chavez also had featured acting parts in the 1987 drama Lust for Freedom and in the 1996 drama Stripshow.