Grips are lighting and rigging technicians in the film making and video production industries. They constitute their own department on a film set and are directed by a key grip.
There is no specific educational requirement for this position. Carpentry skills are necessary, but most work can be learned on the job.
The job outlook for this position is undetermined at this time.
Grips work on movie sets, so they can work anywhere filming is required. This job may be physically demanding and require very long days of work.