(written from a Production point of view)
Alan Kaminsky worked in the transportation department of Star Trek: The Next Generation as driver of the generator operator. He received no credit for his work.
With a career of over thirty years in the transportation department, Kaminsky has worked on over 120 films and television series. Among them are the television series CHiPs (1980), Cheers (1983), Knight Rider (1982-1983), Sliders (1995), Freaks and Geeks (1999), Line of Fire (2003-2004), CSI: NY (2005), J.J. Abrams' Lost (2004-2005), Journeyman (2007), Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles (2008, with Thomas Dekker), ER (2009), Brothers & Sisters (2007-2009), Californication (2009), Medium (2009), Monk (2009), and Law & Order: Los Angeles (2010).
Films he worked on include the musical comedy Can't Stop the Music (1980), the horror film Psycho III (1986), the comedy Sister Act (1992, starring Whoopi Goldberg), the horror film Candyman (1992, with Tony Todd and Virginia Madsen), the thriller Kalifornia (1993, with Michelle Forbes), the thriller Se7en (1995), the science fiction western Wild Wild West (1999), the drama American Beauty (1999), the action remake Charlie's Angels (2000), the action film The Fast and the Furious (2001), the thriller Deja Vu (2006), the action comedy Rush Hour 3 (2007), the action film Crank: High Voltage (2009), the action film The Book of Eli (2010), the comic adaptations Thor (2011, starring Chris Hemsworth) and X-Men: First Class (2011), the science fiction film Cowboys & Aliens (2011, written by Roberto Orci and Alex Kurtzman), and the horror thriller Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter (2012).