Meet the site manager at Cavanna Homes -Tim Riesner

Wednesday 25th August 2021

Are you interested in starting a career in construction? Check out this awesome interview with the site manager at Cavanna Homes, Tim Riesner.

Cavanna Homes is the largest independent house builder based in the South West of England! Tim Riesner shares how he got started in construction, his daily endeavours, what it takes to be successful in this sector and so much more.


  • 00:00 Intro
  • 01:33 What is home building?
  • 05:30 Tim’s early career
  • 16:32 What are the opportunities available for progression and development in your sector?
  • 26:50 What does a typical day look like for you?
  • 45:55 How have you seen your role change throughout the years?
  • 48:26 What will the construction industry look like in a couple of years?
  • 57:10 What advice would you give someone who wants to start a career in construction?
  • 1:02:30 What would be important to include in your interview answer if wanting to start a career in construction?
  • 1:06:09 Outro