Denomination: Sunni muslim
Clerk, Post Office, Jeddah 1959-1963. Accountant, Ministry of Communications, Riyadh 1963-1964. Assistant Dean for University Projects, University of Petroleum and Minerals (UPM), Dhahran 1975-1977.
Member of Institution of Civil Engineers, England. Co-operative Engineer for Building Development Fund. Director-General Food Services Department, University of Petroleum and Minerals.